The Sword of Heaven: A Five Continent Odyssey to Save the World
San Francisco, CA, Travelers Tales. 1999, First Edition, 1st Impression. (ISBN: 1885211449) Hardcover and Dustjacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xiii, + 262pp. small, b/white, chapter-heading, photographic illustrations. Book clean and square. Spine firm, nominal bump on heel. Leaves clean and unmarked. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn. A spiritual odyssey of a man's attempt to bring peace to the world by placing pieces of a sacred Shinto sword in key power spots around the world. Inspired by a mysterious Shinto priest, he travelled from Norway to the Philippines, Iceland to South Africa, facing fears of war and destruction, encountering Shinto religion, and learning to face life with an open heart.. Book weight approx. 580g. Near Fine/Very Good +.
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Keywords: Spirituality, Travel, Eastern Religion, Shinto, Aaland, Mikkel, 1952- Religion/Spirituality/Inspiration 1885211449