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Ararat - 9780099512783

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  • Product code: BFWZG
  • ISBN: 9780099512783
  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
  • Format: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 19.7cm x 12.9cm
  • Pages: 240
  • Publish date: 06/05/2010

Ararat (Paperback)

Ararat - 9780099512783

Frank Westerman


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Mount Ararat in Turkey is where, as biblical tradition has it, Noah's Ark ran aground and God made his covenant with mankind. Now it stands astride the fault-line between religion and science, a geographical, political and cultural crossroads, bound up with the centuries-old history of warfare between different cultures in this region. Frank Westerman takes a pilgrimage from the mountain's foot to its highest slopes, meeting along the way geologists, priests and an expedition in search of the Ark's remains, as well as a Russian astronaut who observes that 'there is something between heaven and earth about which we humans know nothing'. Ararat is a dazzling, highly personal book about science, religion and all that lies between, by one of Europe's most celebrated young writers.

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Product Details

  • Product code: BFWZG
  • ISBN: 9780099512783
  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
  • Format: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 19.7cm x 12.9cm
  • Pages: 240
  • Publish date: 06/05/2010

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