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[EPUB] ✼ Being A Beast By Charles Foster – Gamegeek-denter.de Charles Foster set out to know the ultimate other the non humans the beasts And to do that he tried to be like them choosing a badger an otter a fox a deer and a swift He lived alongside badgers for wCharles Foster set out to know the ultimate other the non humans the beasts And to do that he tried to be like them choosing a badger an otter a fox a deer and a swift He lived alongside badgers for weeks sleeping in.

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Kindle Charles Foster ¿ Being A Beast ePUB Ï Being A Kindle - ¿ Charles Foster is a Fellow of Green Templeton College at the University of Oxford He is a ualified veterinarian teaches medical law and ethics and is a practicing barrister Much of his life has been spent on expeditions he has run a 150 mile race in the Sahara skied to the North Pole and suffered injuries in many desolate and beautiful landscapes He has written on travel evolutionary bio

10 thoughts on “Being A Beast

  1. Jess Sohn Jess Sohn says:

    Kindle Charles Foster ¿ Being A Beast ePUB Ï Being A Kindle - ¿ being epub, beast ebok, Being A epub, Being A Beast PDFOh how I really hated this It was difficult to accept any naturalist observations from a person who makes no attempt to hide his contempt for so many animals in the kingdom He also doesn't have any respect for the natural environment and minimizing his presence while out and doing his experimen


  2. Peter Boyle Peter Boyle says:

    Kindle Charles Foster ¿ Being A Beast ePUB Ï Being A Kindle - ¿ being epub, beast ebok, Being A epub, Being A Beast PDF I want to know what it is like to be a wild thingThis book is bonkers Charles Foster a veterinarian and barrister among other occupations explains his frustration with traditional nature writing saying that it has generally been about humans striding colonially around describing what they see from six feet above the ground So he decides to get down and dirty H


  3. Holly Holly says:

    Kindle Charles Foster ¿ Being A Beast ePUB Ï Being A Kindle - ¿ being epub, beast ebok, Being A epub, Being A Beast PDFNew paragraph added to the end of my original reviewI never trusted this guy Early on I was swept up in his language and his voice and began to ask myself Is this brilliant? Am I listening to a work of genius here? Because the audiobook was great on one level Foster kind of sounds like Neil Gaiman and I was tricked into thinking there might be profundity here I recently listened to countless hours of Gaiman's View From the Cheap Seats as he read about sci fi writers and graphic illustrators whom I couldn't care less about because he rea


  4. Callum McLaughlin Callum McLaughlin says:

    Kindle Charles Foster ¿ Being A Beast ePUB Ï Being A Kindle - ¿ being epub, beast ebok, Being A epub, Being A Beast PDFI almost never DNF a book and if I did I normally wouldn't want to rate it because I would think it unfair but having suffered through 100 pages of this and found so much of it verging on offensive I just can't help myselfPerhaps it was a mistake for me to even pick this up since the concept alone had my eyes ready to roll but it was such a strange and intriguing notion that I had to give it a go Alas my back was up from the very opening when he professed to having been a boastful trophy hunter and contributor to a hunting magazine for many years So began a slippery slope that proved every one of my fears about this book to be trueI'm sorry to break it to Foster but you can't possibly understand what it's like to be a badger just because you've eaten worms and lived in a hole for a while especially when you dug it using a JCB It was downright laughable when he tried to excuse accepting the likes of fish


  5. Carlos Carlos says:

    Kindle Charles Foster ¿ Being A Beast ePUB Ï Being A Kindle - ¿ being epub, beast ebok, Being A epub, Being A Beast PDFIf you love philosophy or mysticism related to animals please disregard my review I'm sorry but this book left me completely disappointed and made me feel like I wasted my time I got this book because I though it would be filled with scientif


  6. Paul Paul says:

    Kindle Charles Foster ¿ Being A Beast ePUB Ï Being A Kindle - ¿ being epub, beast ebok, Being A epub, Being A Beast PDFHave you ever wondered just what it would be like to be an eagle soaring on thermals or a stag surveying your territory? Some of us may have whilst walking in the countryside or over a contemplative


  7. Kaitlin Kaitlin says:

    Kindle Charles Foster ¿ Being A Beast ePUB Ï Being A Kindle - ¿ being epub, beast ebok, Being A epub, Being A Beast PDFDNF ing this as it just felt really pretentious to me and I wasn't feeling like I wanted to read it or as if I would actually get anything from it Oh well


  8. Ben Thurley Ben Thurley says:

    Kindle Charles Foster ¿ Being A Beast ePUB Ï Being A Kindle - ¿ being epub, beast ebok, Being A epub, Being A Beast PDFThis book – and I hesitate to box it in with so insipid sounding a genre as nature writing is crazy beautiful A stunning vertiginous odd outrageous academically rich and personally challenging workCharles Foster – a vet and academic –takes us on a mind altering shamanistic trip into the wild as he sets out to discover as far as the limits of the human mind and body will allow what it is to be a badger an otter a fox a red deer and a swift Foster packs his analytical toolbox with probes and scalpels forged in neuroscience biology sociology mythology and anthropology and takes us on a journey rich with insight and learning I learned how far a swift might fly in its brief lifetime 26 times the distance to the moon ove


  9. Josh Josh says:

    Kindle Charles Foster ¿ Being A Beast ePUB Ï Being A Kindle - ¿ being epub, beast ebok, Being A epub, Being A Beast PDFI really wanted to like this I appreciated the idea of trying to be a beast by living and behaving as particular animals do But it just didn't work out The opening is promising the badger cha


  10. Kerri Anne Kerri Anne says:

    Kindle Charles Foster ¿ Being A Beast ePUB Ï Being A Kindle - ¿ being epub, beast ebok, Being A epub, Being A Beast PDFThis is undoubtedly one of the strangest literary journeys on which I've ever embarked and after finishing this book I'm left feeling both strangely inspired and noticeably annoyed There are parts of this book I wholly disagree with based on my own knowledge of the wild animals in uestion and based on my own experiences with them Eg


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