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The Lost Gospel of the Earth: A Call for Renewing Nature, Spirit, and Politics by  Tom Hayden - Signed First Edition - 1996 - from West Side Book Shop, ABAA and

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The Lost Gospel of the Earth: A Call for Renewing Nature, Spirit, and Politics

by Hayden, Tom

Condition: Fine /J Fine

San Francisco: Sierra Club Books. 1996. F First Edition. H Hard Cover. Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. xxiv, 280 pp, foreword by Joan Halifax, introduction by Thomas Berry, thanks, preface, 7 chapters, afterword by Rabbi Daniel Swartz, notes, index. The 1960s radical and longtime progressive California legislator, argues that the basis of our present environmental crisis was laid long ago, when tribal systems of belief were replaced by formal religons. Nature-based mysticism gave way to human- centered theologies that desanctified the earth and taught people to see themselves as dominant over nature. Inscribed by the Author on Title Page. In protective acetate jacket. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Maroon half-cloth with black cloth.


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