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The Resource Sailing home : using the wisdom of Homer's Odyssey to navigate life's perils and pitfalls, Norman Fischer

Sailing home : using the wisdom of Homer's Odyssey to navigate life's perils and pitfalls, Norman Fischer

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Sailing home : using the wisdom of Homer's Odyssey to navigate life's perils and pitfalls
Title
Sailing home
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using the wisdom of Homer's Odyssey to navigate life's perils and pitfalls
Statement of responsibility
Norman Fischer
Title variation
  • Using the wisdom of Homer's Odyssey to navigate life's perils and pitfalls
  • Sailing home
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using the wisdom of Homers Odyssey to navigate lifes perils and pitfalls
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
Uses the lessons of Homer's poem about the struggles of an imperfect man trying to reach home along with anecdotes and spiritual insights from the author's own life to illuminate the search for purpose and greater meaning in life felt by many
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10033520
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DLC
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1946-
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Fischer, Norman
Dewey number
294.3/444
Index
no index present
LC call number
BQ9286
LC item number
.F57 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Religious life
Target audience
adult
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using the wisdom of Homer's Odyssey to navigate life's perils and pitfalls
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Sailing home : using the wisdom of Homer's Odyssey to navigate life's perils and pitfalls, Norman Fischer
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Publication
Contents
The sea of stories -- The paradox of return -- Waiting -- Speak your grief -- False stories -- Leaving home -- A mentor's path to enlightenment -- Practice with the body -- Working with disaster, pleasure, and time -- The lotus eaters : remembering to practice -- Being nobody -- Fatigue -- Circe, or desire -- The land of the dead -- The siren call -- Impossible choices : Scylla and Charybdis -- Sleep -- Reveal yourself -- Love's risk -- On the threshold -- Laertes, or forgiveness -- Peace
Control code
ocn190784911
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 234 p.
Isbn
9781416560210
Lccn
2007052352
System control number
(OCoLC)190784911
Label
Sailing home : using the wisdom of Homer's Odyssey to navigate life's perils and pitfalls, Norman Fischer
Publication
Contents
The sea of stories -- The paradox of return -- Waiting -- Speak your grief -- False stories -- Leaving home -- A mentor's path to enlightenment -- Practice with the body -- Working with disaster, pleasure, and time -- The lotus eaters : remembering to practice -- Being nobody -- Fatigue -- Circe, or desire -- The land of the dead -- The siren call -- Impossible choices : Scylla and Charybdis -- Sleep -- Reveal yourself -- Love's risk -- On the threshold -- Laertes, or forgiveness -- Peace
Control code
ocn190784911
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 234 p.
Isbn
9781416560210
Lccn
2007052352
System control number
(OCoLC)190784911

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