Calm - Vintage Minis

Short edition

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Publisher's Synopsis

How do we find calm in our frantic modern world? Tim Parks - lifelong sceptic of all things spiritual - finds himself on a Buddhist meditation retreat trying to answer this very question. With brutal honesty and dry wit, he recounts his journey from disbelief to something approaching inner peace and tackles one of the great mysteries of our time - how to survive in this modern age.

Selected from the book Teach us to Sit Still by Tim Parks

VINTAGE MINIS: GREAT MINDS. BIG IDEAS. LITTLE BOOKS.

A series of short books by the world's greatest writers on the experiences that make us human

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Swimming by Roger Deakin
Motherhood by Helen Simpson
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Book information

ISBN: 9781784872595
Publisher: Random House
Imprint: Vintage Classics
Pub date:
Edition: Short edition
DEWEY: 616.0472
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: vi, 97
Weight: 68g
Height: 180mm
Width: 118mm
Spine width: 8mm