A Road Through the Mountains

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Avoiding the voyeuristic pleasures of the spectator and the touristic entertainments of appropriation, telling it as it is, Fisher's view of the local extends beyond immediate geographical, social, or temporal limits and chimes with a tradition leading back to Clare. The environment of Ireland is affected by language. A dowser is someone who can find supplies of water by instinct, perhaps magic. Pearse was not alone in holding such views.

Pages: 352

Publisher: Bantam (May 31, 2005)

ISBN: 0553586718

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