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The Shepherd's Life

Modern Dispatches from an Ancient Landscape

James Rebanks

Some people's lives are entirely their own creations. James Rebanks' isn't. The first son of a shepherd, who was the first son of a shepherd himself, he and his family have lived and worked in and around the Lake District for generations. Their way of life is ordered by the seasons and the work they demand, and has been for hundreds of years. A Vik...
Publish Date
2016
September 27
Goodreads rating
4.12
ISBN
9781250060266
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Dec 18, 2020
@matt_paluch Ever since reading @herdyshepherd1’s book (The Herdwick Shepherd which I highly recommend), I’ve thought of sheep as the continual, indigenous residents of the British Isles and it’s the humans who come and go      source