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Books of passage : 27 North Carolina writers on the books that changed their lives

Author: David Perkins
Publisher: Asheboro, N.C. : Down Home Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Perkins
ISBN: 1878086537 9781878086532
OCLC Number: 36428214
Description: 204 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: James Applewhite on William Wordsworth and William Carlos Williams --
Daphne Athas on Leo Tolstoy's Confessions --
Doris Betts on Hurlbut's Story of the Bible for young and old --
Jerry Bledsoe on Reynolds Price's A long and happy life --
Fred Chappell on Julia Child's Mastering the art of French cooking --
Hal Crowther on Alan Paton's Cry, the beloved country --
Clyde Edgerton on Ralph Waldo Emerson --
Linda Flowers on James Agee's Let us now praise famous men --
Philip Gerard on William Styron's Sophie's choice --
David Guy on Ernest Hemingway --
William McCranor Henderson on John Dos Passos' The big money --
Fred Hobson on W.J. Cash's The mind of the South --
Janet Lembke on Thomas Bulfinch's The age of fable --
William E. Leuchtenburg on Jonathan Daniels' A Southerner discovers the South --
Phillip Manning on Aldo Leopold's A Sand County almanac --
Tim McLaurin on The autobiography of Malcolm X --
Toril Moi on Simone de Beauvoir's The second sex --
Robert Morgan on Leo Tolstoy's War and peace --
Howard Owen on The Chip Hilton books --
Reynolds Price on Gustave Flaubert's Madame Bovary --
John Shelton Reed on The Agrarian's I'll take my stand --
Louis D. Rubin Jr. on Thomas Wolfe's Look Homeward, Angel --
James Seay on William Faulkner's That evening sun go down --
Lee Smith on James Still's River of Earth --
Elizabeth Spencer on Willa Cather's Death comes for the archbishop --
Jane Tompkins on Robert Pirsig's Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance --
Tom Wicker on the Saturday evening post.
Responsibility: edited by David Perkins ; illustrated by David Terry.

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