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Title The place within : portraits of the American landscape by twenty contemporary writers / edited by Jodi Daynard.
Publication Info. New York : Norton, c1997.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 9  820.8 P    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 268 p. : map ; 24 cm.
Note Map of United States of America on endpapers.
Contents Map for hummingbirds, Montana / Ellen Meloy -- Swamp as metaphor, Georgia / Harry Crews -- Hallelujah, Maine / Alan Lightman -- Grandeur of the Grand Canyon, Nevada / Diane Ackerman -- Clovelly, Virginia / Suzanne Berne -- Late victorians, San Francisco, CA / Richard Rodriguez -- Suburbia, USA, Westchester, NY / Jodi Daynard -- Journey to Trinity, New Mexico / Bradford Morrow -- Mountain Music, Colorado / Scott Russell Sanders -- Manhattan, floating world, New York City / -- Phillip Lopate -- Solace of open spaces, Wyoming / Gretel Ehrlich.
Dreaming of trees, South Dakota / Kathleen Norris -- St. Louis, Missouri / Gerald Early -- Taking care of our horses, Oregon / William Kittredge -- Chicago waters, Chicago, IL / Susan Power -- Fire in the valley, Alaska / Natalie Kusz -- Day of roads, Cape Cod, MA / Robert Finch -- Winter, New Hampshire / Donald Hall -- Florida, Key West, FL / Joy Williams -- Place above America, NASA space shuttle, space / Jeffrey A. Hoffman.
Subject Landscapes -- United States -- Literary collections.
Place (Philosophy) -- Literary collections.
American literature -- 20th century.
Place (Philosophy) in literature.
United States -- In literature.
Added Author Daynard, Jodi, editor.
Added Title Portraits of the American landscape by twenty contemporary writers
ISBN 0393039994
9780393039993