March 1, 1994
March 1, 1994
A parable exploring the future of humankind relates the search in the forests of Peru for a mysterious ancient manuscript that reveals nine insights the human race is predicted to grasp as the world moves toward a new era of increased awareness and spirituality
First published in 1993, this tale has gained a loyal following, entertaining and inspiring thousands of readers with its far-reaching ideas. First-time author James Redfield carries the reader through a quest that begins when the main character decides to follow the exciting trail of a mysterious manuscript rumored to exist somewhere in the jungles of Peru. As his characters go through a series of intense adventures, involving travel through physically and politically dangerous turf, the author gradually introduces nine potentially universe-altering principles, or "insights," starting with the power of coincidence and its meaning to the modern world. Vivid characterizations and stunning experiences drive the ideas home and make the improbable seem likely to show up just around the next corner.
- Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres, Fiction + Literature Themes
- Subgenre: Science Fiction + Fantasy, Travel + Voyages, Society + Social Issues, General, Human Qualities + Behavior, Religion + Beliefs, Literary Genres + Types of Novels, Action + Thrillers
- Language: English
- Author: James Redfield
- Online Item #: 11692291
- Store Item Number (DPCI): 248-15-9326
- ISBN: 9780446518628
- Item can be gift wrapped.
- Made in the USA or Imported