作者 Taylor, David A
書名 Pride of Place : A Contemporary Anthology of Texas Nature Writing
出版項 Denton : University of North Texas Press, 2006
©2006
國際標準書號 9781574415452 (electronic bk.)
9781574412086
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (224 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1. Roy Bedichek, "Still Water" from Adventures with a Texas Naturalist -- 2. John Graves, "Kindred Spirits" from From a Limestone Ledge -- 3. Carol Cullar, "12 Variations on a Theme or Why I Live in West Texas" -- 4. Pete Gunter, "A Sense of One Place as the Focus of Another: The Making of a Conservationist" -- 5. Barbara "Barney" Nelson, "That One-Eyed Hereford Muley" from The Wild and the Domestic -- 6. Joe Nick Patoski, "Springs" -- 7. Gary Clark, "Memories of a Prairie Chicken Dance" -- 8. Marian Haddad, "Wildflower. Stone." -- 9. Wyman Meinzer, "Nature Writer" -- 10. Ray Gonzales, "Tortas Locas" from The Underground Heart -- 11. Naomi Shihab Nye, "Home Address" from Never in a Hurry -- 12. Gerald Thurmond, "Faith's Place" from Crossroads: A Southern Culture Annual -- 13. David Taylor, "Paddling the Urban Sprawl of North Texas" -- 14. Stephen Harrigan, "What Texas Means to Me" from A Natural State -- Index
Demonstrating what makes Texas diverse, this book contains fourteen essays that are held together by the story of Texas pride - the sense that from West Texas to the Coastal Plains, the people and the landscape are bold and unique. It addresses various major regions of Texas
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鏈接 Print version: Taylor, David A. Pride of Place : A Contemporary Anthology of Texas Nature Writing Denton : University of North Texas Press,c2006 9781574412086
主題 Natural history -- Texas.;History -- Texas
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