The Resource A desert harvest : new and selected essays, Bruce Berger ; introduction by Colum McCann

A desert harvest : new and selected essays, Bruce Berger ; introduction by Colum McCann

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A desert harvest : new and selected essays
Title
A desert harvest
Title remainder
new and selected essays
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Berger ; introduction by Colum McCann
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Language
eng
Summary
Occupying a space between traditional nature writing, memoir, journalism, and prose poetry, Bruce Berger's essays are beautiful, subtle, and haunting meditations on the landscape and culture of the American Southwest. Combining new, unpublished essays with selections from his acclaimed trilogy of "desert books"--The Telling Distance, There Was a River, and Almost an Island--A Desert Harvest is a career-spanning selection of the best work by this unique and undervalued voice. Wasteland architecture, mountaintop astronomy, Bach in the wilderness, the mind of the wood rat, the canals of Phoenix, and the numerous eccentric personalities who call the desert their home all come to life in these fascinating portraits of America's seemingly desolate terrains
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DLC
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Berger, Bruce
Dewey number
814/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.E7182
LC item number
A6 2019
Literary form
essays
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1965-
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McCann, Colum
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Essays
Label
A desert harvest : new and selected essays, Bruce Berger ; introduction by Colum McCann
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 252 pages
Isbn
9780374220570
Lccn
2018035767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1036106919
  • 1819416
  • (OCoLC)on1036106919
  • 1819416
Label
A desert harvest : new and selected essays, Bruce Berger ; introduction by Colum McCann
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 252 pages
Isbn
9780374220570
Lccn
2018035767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1036106919
  • 1819416
  • (OCoLC)on1036106919
  • 1819416

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