The Resource Blue highways revisited, Edgar I. Ailor III ; photography by Edgar I. Ailor III and Edgar I. Ailor IV ; foreword by William Least Heat-Moon

Blue highways revisited, Edgar I. Ailor III ; photography by Edgar I. Ailor III and Edgar I. Ailor IV ; foreword by William Least Heat-Moon

Label
Blue highways revisited
Title
Blue highways revisited
Statement of responsibility
Edgar I. Ailor III ; photography by Edgar I. Ailor III and Edgar I. Ailor IV ; foreword by William Least Heat-Moon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1978, William Least Heat-Moon made a 14,000-mile journey on the back roads of America, visiting 38 states along the way. In 1982, the popular Blue Highways, which chronicled his adventures, was published. Three decades later, Edgar Ailor III and his son, Edgar IV, retraced and photographed Heat-Moon's route, culminating in Blue Highways Revisited, released for publication on the thirtieth anniversary of Blue Highways. A foreword by Heat-Moon notes, 'The photographs, often with amazing accuracy, capture my verbal images and the spirit of the book. Taking the journey again through these pictures, I have been intrigued and even somewhat reassured that America is changing not quite so fast as we often believe. The photographs, happily, reveal a recognizable continuity -- but for how much longer who can say -- and I'm glad the Ailors have recorded so many places and people from Blue Highways while they are yet with us.' Through illustrative photography and text, Ailor and his son capture once more the local color and beauty of the back roads, cafes, taverns, and people of Heat-Moon's original trek
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ailor, Edgar I.
Dewey number
917.304/927
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ailor, Edgar I.
  • Heat Moon, William Least
  • Heat Moon, William Least
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ailor, Edgar I.
  • Ailor, Edgar I.
  • Heat Moon, William Least
  • Heat Moon, William Least
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Blue highways revisited, Edgar I. Ailor III ; photography by Edgar I. Ailor III and Edgar I. Ailor IV ; foreword by William Least Heat-Moon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Extent
xii, 322 pages
Isbn
9780826219695
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012289604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color), map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)767565900
  • 642503
  • (OCoLC)ocn767565900
Label
Blue highways revisited, Edgar I. Ailor III ; photography by Edgar I. Ailor III and Edgar I. Ailor IV ; foreword by William Least Heat-Moon
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Extent
xii, 322 pages
Isbn
9780826219695
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012289604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color), map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)767565900
  • 642503
  • (OCoLC)ocn767565900

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