Award-winning essayist and poet Diane Ackerman illuminates an exalted state of transcendence achieved through emotionally and physically vigorous activities. Keenly perceived and written with poetic exuberance, "Deep Play" enlightens us anew by revealing the manifold ways we can enhance our lives. 5 illustrations.

Deep Play 2000, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679771357

Trade paperback

Deep Play 1999, Random House (NY), New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679448792