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A Field Guide To Getting Lost, Solnit,  Rebecca
A Field Guide To Getting Lost
Rebecca Solnit

Paperback $22.99 - A&U Canongate
Anthologies, Essays & Journals - Published: 26/Jul/2017 - ISBN: 9781786890511

Solnit's revelatory modern classic exploring philosophy, history, art and metaphysics In this investigation into loss, losing and being lost, Rebecca Solnit explores the challenges of living with uncertainty. A Field Guide to Getting Lost takes in subjects as eclectic as memory and mapmaking, Hitchcock movies and Renaissance painting,

Beautifully written, this book combines memoir, history and philosophy, shedding glittering new light on the way we live now. Rebecca Solnit has written eighteen acclaimed works of non-fiction, including Hope in the Dark, Wanderlust, The Faraway Nearby, and Men Explain Things to Me.

An activist, columnist and cultural historian, she has been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship, the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Lannan Literary Award. She lives in San Francisco.

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