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The Resource Desert cabal : a new season in the wilderness, Amy Irvine

Desert cabal : a new season in the wilderness, Amy Irvine

Label
Desert cabal : a new season in the wilderness
Title
Desert cabal
Title remainder
a new season in the wilderness
Statement of responsibility
Amy Irvine
Title variation
New season in the wilderness
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On the 50th anniversary of the publication of Edward Abbey's Desert solitaire: a season in the wilderness, author Amy Irvine has produced a clutch of essays in praise of Abbey's work, and also as a correction to some of his dated and offensive attitudes
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Irvine, Amy
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • 814/.54
  • 818/.5403
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3559.R79
LC item number
D37 2018
Literary form
essays
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abbey, Edward
  • Desert biology
  • Deserts
  • Desert conservation
  • Wilderness areas
  • Nature conservation
  • Desert biology
  • Desert conservation
  • Deserts
  • Nature conservation
  • Wilderness areas
  • West United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Desert cabal : a new season in the wilderness, Amy Irvine
Instantiates
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
Contents
Foreword / by Blake Spalding -- The first morning -- Solitaire -- The serpents of paradise -- Cliffrose and bayonets -- Polemic : industrial tourism and the national parks -- Rocks -- Cowboys and Indians -- Cowboys and Indians : Part II -- Water -- The heat of noon : rock and tree and cloud -- The moon-eyed horse -- Down the river -- Havasu -- The dead man at Grandview Point -- Tukuhnikivats, the island in the desert -- Episodes and visions -- Terra incognita : into the maze -- Bedrock and paradox -- Afterword / by Regina Lopez-Whiteskunk
Control code
on1043342041
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
First Torrey House Press and Back of Beyond Books Edition.
Extent
xiii, 89 pages
Isbn
9781937226978
Lccn
2018948873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Desert cabal : a new season in the wilderness, Amy Irvine
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
Contents
Foreword / by Blake Spalding -- The first morning -- Solitaire -- The serpents of paradise -- Cliffrose and bayonets -- Polemic : industrial tourism and the national parks -- Rocks -- Cowboys and Indians -- Cowboys and Indians : Part II -- Water -- The heat of noon : rock and tree and cloud -- The moon-eyed horse -- Down the river -- Havasu -- The dead man at Grandview Point -- Tukuhnikivats, the island in the desert -- Episodes and visions -- Terra incognita : into the maze -- Bedrock and paradox -- Afterword / by Regina Lopez-Whiteskunk
Control code
on1043342041
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
First Torrey House Press and Back of Beyond Books Edition.
Extent
xiii, 89 pages
Isbn
9781937226978
Lccn
2018948873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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