Find Your Next Favorite Book
Save up to $6
Our Money-Back Guarantee

Heaven and Earth: A Cosmology


Focusing with equal energy at the imposing sky and at our own home planet, Albert Goldbarth moves from hosannah-choiring angels to a single peach pit glistening on the tongue of Madame Renoir, from the sweep of the earth's ecocycles to the particles of quantum physics.In these poems surgeons, lovers, astronauts, psychiatrists, and priests embark on the same far journey, traveling into the universe of what it means to be human, exploring how the world works. Here, the ancient Egyptian afterlife and the atrocities of the 10 o'clock news, the realm of guacamole chip dip and the life of Rembrandt mix toward one cohesive vision. Hide synopsis

Find your copy

Buy it from  $2.04
Buy new from  $12.66

Change currency

Reviews of Heaven and Earth: A Cosmology

Write this item's first Alibris review Review it now

Discussions about Heaven and Earth: A Cosmology

Start a new discussion
  1. What's on your mind? Review post guidelines

Join Today!

Share your ideas with other community members

Create account

Already a member?

Log in now

Subjects related to Heaven and Earth: A Cosmology

Get $300 in coupons and other goodies. Sign up for newsletter No, thank you.

You're signed up (and we you). Watch for our Welcome e-mail and your first coupon. Thanks!