The book is more than worth it for this one chapter.
Western culture is great, however everyone should have knowledge of the beauty of indigenous cultures and the impact that Western/1st world cultures have on them.
It gives hope in that it shows pictures of cultures that respect the earth and live in co-operative ways.
Absolute inspiration. I am inspired by Wade's work. I will recommend this amazing story to anyone. Their certainly are, literally, other ways of being. Thank you Wade Davis! Read morePublished 1 month ago by cameron
I've been fortunate to hear Davis speak several times; what he says and what he's written in this book is compelling. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Inquiring Mind
Points out how important native wisdom is for modern society.Published 1 month ago by Clifford Knapp
Wade Davis is one of the most important thinkers of today - and he writes beautifully! The scientific worldview is so powerful that other ways of seeing the world - other ways of... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Edward Emerson
Long, long ago, Teutonic storytellers told tales by the fire. Many of them mention a deity who was a wisdom seeker, singer, poet, and warrior. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Richard Reese (author of Sustainable or Bust)
Wonderful quality. Very pleased with this item. Great gift. Highly recommend. Wonderful value and I plan on buying more very soon.Published 9 months ago by Ana R. Kiegh
In "The Wayfinders" Wade Davis makes clear how the knowledge and wisdom of the old world, the world that exists now only in the worlds most remote places, is relevant and... Read morePublished 9 months ago by James M. Dorsey
I cannot really say much more about this book than all the other glowing reviews. It is informative, and like the quote therein that paraphrases Whitman, "History is the... Read morePublished 9 months ago by El Mort
Although I only bought this book for class, it is very interesting and enjoyable. The book is worth the price, great value.Published 10 months ago by Cinymin