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When the struggle to save oil-soaked birds and restore blackened beaches left him feeling frustrated and helpless, John Francis decided to take a more fundamental and personal stand - he stopped using all forms of motorized transportation. Soon after embarking on this quest that would span two decades and two continents, the young man took a vow of silence that endured for 17 years.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, 2008.
ISBN: 9781426203404
Characteristics: 288 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.


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Serenity77777 Jul 04, 2013

This is such an important book. I don't know why the NYPL hasn't
added at least two or three copies
to its circulation. If the powers that
be should read this, please add a few
copies of this important book, Planet
Walker. Thank you in advance for
your help.

S3707 Feb 04, 2013

I really wish we had at least one
or two copies of this book that
was available to the public
to take out of the library to

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