The Home Place

Author: J. Drew Lanham
ISBN: 9781571313508
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"A groundbreaking work about race and the American landscape. Thoughtful, sincere, wise, and beautiful."--Helen Macdonald

The Home Place

Author: J. Drew Lanham
Publisher: Milkweed Editions
ISBN: 1571318755
Size: 72.42 MB
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In The Home Place, readers meet these extraordinary people, including Drew himself, who over the course of the 1970s falls in love with the natural world around him.

The Home Place

Author: J. Drew Lanham
ISBN: 9781571313157
Size: 52.72 MB
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" From these fertile soils of love, land, identity, family, and race emergesThe Home Place, a big-hearted, unforgettable memoir by ornithologist and professor of ecology J. Drew Lanham.

A Fierce Local

Author: Harvey Gould
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1462033695
Size: 41.87 MB
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His battle teaches him universal lessons and deepens his ardor for life, his wife, and for Ireland. With humor and pathos, this account shares tales about the country’s people and places—the site of a never-ending love affair.

Urban Farms

Author: Sarah C. Rich
Publisher: Abrams
ISBN: 1613123191
Size: 70.21 MB
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Urban Farms provides in-depth profiles of 16 innovative farms located in major metropolitan areas across the country, each operated by passionate individuals and communities committed to growing their own fruits and vegetables and raising ...

A Field Guide For Immersion Writing

Author: Robin Hemley
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820343730
Size: 16.10 MB
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Using the work of such authors as Barbara Ehrenreich, Hunter S. Thompson, Ted Conover, A. J. Jacobs, Nellie Bly, Julio Cortazar, and James Agee, Hemley examines these three major types of immersion writing and further identifies the ...

Love Affair

Author: Leslie Kenton
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1407099868
Size: 18.54 MB
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A true story of obsession, tragedy and grace, Love Affair is Leslie Kenton's powerful memoir. At its heart is the complex relationship with her father - a union so powerful it defines all that comes after.


Author: Caroline Knapp
Publisher: Dial Press
ISBN: 9780440334088
Size: 42.86 MB
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Five million of them are women. Many of them, like Caroline Knapp, started in their early teens and began to use alcohol as "liquid armor," a way to protect themselves against the difficult realities of life.

Hats Eyeglasses

Author: Martha Frankel
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440632146
Size: 33.13 MB
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Martha Frankel grew up in a warm, loving family of diehard gamblers, where her father?s poker games and her mother?s mah-jongg blended happily with big pots of delicious food and endless gossip.

The Home Place

Author: Carrie La Seur
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062323466
Size: 61.33 MB
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Most of all, this is a story of the place we carry in us always: home.