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Ecology of a Cracker childhood

Author: Janisse Ray
Publisher: Minneapolis : Milkweed Editions ; [Emeryville, CA] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A memoir of a childhood, spend in an isolated Georgia community of Crackers, that grew into a passion to save the vanishing longleaf pine ecocystem in which she was raised.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ray, Janisse, 1962-
Ecology of a Cracker childhood.
Minneapolis : Milkweed Editions ; [Emeryville, CA] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, 1999
(OCoLC)894797099
Named Person: Janisse Ray; Janisse Ray
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janisse Ray
ISBN: 157131234X 9781571312341 1571312471 9781571312471
OCLC Number: 40738898
Description: 285 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Child of Pine --
Below the Fall Line --
Shame --
Built by Fire --
Iron Man --
Forest Beloved --
Junkyard --
Crackers --
Native Genius --
Timber --
Heaven on Earth --
Clearcut --
How the Heart Opens --
Longleaf Clan --
Clyo --
Hallowed Ground --
Poverty --
The Keystone --
Beulahland --
Indigo Snake --
Mama --
Bachman's Sparrow --
Light --
Flatwoods Salamander --
Altamaha River --
Pine Savanna --
Driving and Singing --
The Kindest Cut --
Leaving --
Second Coming --
Afterword: Promised Land --
There Is a Miracle for You If You Keep Holding On.
Responsibility: Janisse Ray.

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A memoir of a childhood, spend in an isolated Georgia community of Crackers, that grew into a passion to save the vanishing longleaf pine ecocystem in which she was raised.

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