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    DescriptionThe experiences of an ordinary man on the pilgrim's path are charted in this narrative that walks along the Camino Frances to the shrine of Saint James at Santiago de Compostela and then on to Finisterre, the westernmost point of Spain. The history of the Camino is recounted, as well as several of the myths, legends, and miracle stories that have become attached-and given special meaning-to this itinerary. Emphasizing that personal myths are an essential part of this lore, this chronicle also includes stories from the confraternity of the pilgrims, people from all corners of the world who visit this walk for a great diversity of reasons, but all of whom leave having experienced the same miracle-that this pilgrimage will play a defining role in their lives.

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    Call of the Camino
    Myths, Legends and Pilgrim Stories on the Way to Santiago de Compostela
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Mullen Robert
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 208
    Width: 150 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 304 g
    ISBN 13: 9781844095100
    ISBN 10: 184409510X

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: REL
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T6.0
    BIC subject category V2: VXA
    BISAC V2.8: OCC036000
    BIC subject category V2: HRLK2
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    B&T Merchandise Category: TVL
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    Libri: I-TR
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24720
    BISAC V2.8: TRV010000
    Ingram Theme: TOPC/NEWAGE
    DC22: 263.0424611
    Abridged Dewey: 914
    LC classification: DP
    BISAC V2.8: TRV009130, OCC000000, REL062000
    DC22: 263.04246
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    Illustrations note
    1 black & white line drawings
    Findhorn Press Ltd.
    Imprint name
    Findhorn Press Ltd.
    Publication date
    01 October 2010
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Robert Mullen is an author and a computer scientist. His short fiction has appeared in literary journals in several countries.
    Review quote
    "Mullen brings a lovely blend of humour that always feels relevant and authentic ... the Call of the Camino ... might be the most important wake-up call of your life." -- John Brierley, author, The Camino Guides
    Table of contents
    1) Getting Going 2) Learning The Ropes 3) Find Your Own Way 4) Ship Of Fools 5) Heroes Of Spain 6) Old Stagers 7) Forgive Yourself 8) Cosas Del Camino 9) Driving Out Demons 10) Tending The Soul 11) Mountain Of Joy 12) Embracing The Saint 13) Embracing The Self 14) The End Of The World Epilogue