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The best American essays 2009

Author: Mary OliverRobert AtwanSue AllisonC J ArthurJohn BergerAll authors
Publisher: Boston : Mariner Books : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, ©2009.
Series: Best American series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Essays
Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Oliver; Robert Atwan; Sue Allison; C J Arthur; John Berger; Wendell Berry; Brian Doyle; David James Duncan; Patricia Hampl; Garret Keizer; Verlyn Klinkenborg; Amy Leach; Michael Lewis; Barry Holstun Lopez; James Markus; Jill McCorkle; Kathryn Miles; Gregory Orr; Cynthia Ozick; Richard Rodriguez; Janna Malamud Smith; John Updike; Ryan Van Meter; Jerald Walker
ISBN: 9780618982721 0618982728
OCLC Number: 313657957
Description: xvii, 202 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Foreword / Robert Arwan --
Introduction / Mary Oliver --
Taking a reading / Sue Allen --
(En)trance / Chris Arthur --
Portrait of a masked man / John Berger --
Faustian economics / Wendell Berry --
The greatest nature essay ever / Brian Doyle --
Cherish this ecstasy / David James Duncan --
The dark art of description / Patricia Hampl --
And such small deer / Garret Keizer --
Our vanishing night / Verlyn Klinkenborg --
You be the moon / Amy Leach --
The mansion : a subprime parable / Michael Lewis --
Madre de Dios / Barry Lopez --
Faint music / James Marcus --
Cuss time / Jill McCorkle --
Dog is our copilot / Kathryn Miles --
Return to Hayneville / Gregory Orr --
Ghost writers / Cynthia Ozick --
The god of the desert / Richard Rodriguez --
Shipwrecked / Janna Malamud Smith --
The writer in winter / John Updike --
First / Ryan Van Meter --
The mechanics of being / Jerald Walker.
Series Title: Best American series.
Other Titles: Taking a reading.
(En)trance 3.
Portrait of masked man.
Faustian economics.
Greatest nature essay ever.
Cherish this ecstasy.
Dark of description.
And such small deer.
Our vanishing night.
You be the moon.
Mansion : a subprime parable.
Madre de Dios.
Faint music.
Cuss time.
Dog is our copilot.
God of the desert.
Shipwrecked.
Writer in winter.
First.
Mechanics of being.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Mary Oliver ; Robert Atwan, series editor.
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