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Living in the country growing weird : a deep rural adventure

Author: Dennis Parks
Publisher: Reno : University of Nevada Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : English
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Parks founded the Tuscarora Pottery School in a remote section of Nevada.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Dennis Parks; Dennis Parks
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis Parks
ISBN: 0874174848 9780874174847
OCLC Number: 46420266
Description: xvi, 149 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: 1. Exiting the Freeway --
2. Animals and Assassins --
3. Vegetables and Fish --
4. Minerals --
5. The Long Bumpy Road.
Responsibility: Dennis Parks.

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In 1972, Dennis Parks, a young potter decided to move to Tuscarora, a near-abandoned mining town in remote northeastern Nevada. This is an account of his family's move to a simpler life where he  Read more...

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