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The anthropology of turquoise : meditations on landscape, art, and spirit

Author: Ellen Meloy
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Integrating elements of memoir, adventure, and natural history, the author explores the mysteries of the natural world, using turquoise, both the color and the gem, as a metaphor, journeying to canyons, deserts, seas, and mountains.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Ellen Ditzler Meloy; Ellen Ditzler Meloy; Ellen Meloy
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Meloy
ISBN: 0375408851 9780375408854
OCLC Number: 48501183
Description: x, 324 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The deeds and sufferings of light --
Swimming the Mojave --
Waiting its occasions --
AhaMakaw walkabout --
A wilderness of monkeys --
Azul Maya --
Tilano's jeans --
Heron Bay --
The silk that hurls us down its spine --
A field guide to Brazen Harlotry --
My animal life --
Red dust --
The angry lunch cafe --
Brides of place --
Passing through green to reach it.
Responsibility: Ellen Meloy.
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Integrating elements of memoir, adventure, and natural history, the author explores the mysteries of the natural world, using turquoise, both the color and the gem, as a metaphor, journeying to canyons, deserts, seas, and mountains.

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