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Their Backs to the Sea: Poems and Photographs

128 pages37 minutes


Detailing the natural and human history of Rapa Nuimore commonly known as Easter Islandthis extraordinary collection of poems and photographs links together the ancient inhabitants of the most isolated, inhabited spot on earth with common concerns and hopes of the present. Illustrating the unique culture and ongoing struggle to survive against dramatic odds, this volume dramatically depicts the basic desires, misgivings, and challenges that human beings have long faced, regardless of time and place.

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