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Title Northern lights : a selection of new writing from the American West / edited by Deborah Clow and Donald Snow.

Imprint New York : Vintage Books, 1994.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    810.80978 NOR    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xvi, 398 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents Stories of water / Linda Hogan -- Lunch in the garden / Beth Ferris -- The embrace of names / Richard Nelson -- Square palces, round wholes / Jon Roush -- Letters to an architect / Gretel Ehrlich -- The stone woman / Linda Weasel Head -- The politics of storytelling / William Kittredge -- Hearing silence / Marilynne Robinson -- The failure of literature / Richard Manning -- Naming the new one / John Daniel - The Newmark warning / David Quammen -- Waxwing / Jerry McGahan -- Thomas Kicking Woman / Debra Earling -- Wounded Knee III / Frederick Turner -- Economic nature / Jack Turner.
Something about Mac, cows, poker, ranchers, cowboys, sex, and power . . . and almost nothing about American lit / Edward Abbey -- The art of the possible in the home of hope / Daniel Kemmis -- Incense cedar / Lee Evans -- The clan of one-breasted women / Terry Tempest Williams -- On tumbleweeds and dust / Gary Paul Nablan -- Cuttings / John Daniel -- Aerial reconnaissance / William DeBuys -- Communique from the vortex of gravity sports / Ellen Meloy -- Encocide / Donald Snow -- Notes from the Squalor zone / Bill Vaughn -- Staircase / Paul Zarzyski -- Nesting in air / Jim Harrison.
America eats / Geoff O'Gara -- In praise of horses / Mark Sprang -- River girls / Jeanne Dixon -- Blue waltz with coyotes / Jeanne Dixon -- Passion pit / Ellen Meloy -- Ringfinger / Sheryl Noethe -- Breaking clean / Judy Blunt -- The patriot and the exiles / Simon J. Ortiz -- Lessons in silence / Judy Blunt -- Sharkey / Tex Garry -- Poker parley / Dan Whipple -- The closing of western hardware / Stephen Voynick -- Approaching August / Sandra Alcosser -- The cleaning in the clearing / Leslie Ryan -- The other side of fire / Leslie Ryan -- The wild rivers / Doug Peacock.
The meadow at the corner of your eye / C.L. Rawlins.
Subject American literature -- West (U.S.)
West (U.S.) -- Literary collections.
Added Author Clow, Deborah.
Snow, Donald.
Added Title Northern lights.
ISBN 067975542X : $13.00 ($17.95 Can.)

 
    
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