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Bird Cloud : a memoir of place

Author: Annie Proulx
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Scribner trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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The author describes her purchase of six hundred wilderness acres in Wyoming and construction of a library-centric home where she contemplated her rich family history, including a river boat captain ancestor who met historical figures.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Annie Proulx; Annie Proulx
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Annie Proulx
ISBN: 9780743288804 0743288807 9780743288811 0743288815 9781439171714 1439171718
OCLC Number: 830542573
Description: xiii, 234 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents: The back road to Bird Cloud --
A yard of cloth --
Lodgepole Pines and houses --
The iron enters my soul --
The James gang --
When the wind blows --
Details, details, details --
Bird Cloud's checkered past --
"...all beaded, all earringed, wing feather bowstring sided..." --
A year of birds.
Responsibility: Annie Proulx.

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The author describes her purchase of six hundred wilderness acres in Wyoming and construction of a library-centric home where she contemplated her rich family history, including a river boat captain ancestor who met historical figures.
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