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The lost notebooks of Loren Eiseley

Author: Loren C Eiseley; Kenneth Heuer
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2002], ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This collection is filled with marvelous autobiographical glimpses of Loren Eiseley at different points in his life - as a young, inquisitive man during the Depression, as an astute archaeologist, as a blossoming writer, and lastly, as a world-renowned observer and essayist. Also included are poems, short stories, an array of Eiseley's absorbing observations on the natural world, and his always startling  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc
Named Person: Loren C Eiseley; Loren C Eiseley
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Loren C Eiseley; Kenneth Heuer
ISBN: 0803267479 9780803267473
OCLC Number: 48892124
Notes: Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, ©1987.
Description: 260 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: edited and with a reminiscence by Kenneth Heuer ; sketches by Leslie Morrill.
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"This collection is filled with marvelous autobiographical glimpses of Loren Eiseley at different points in his life - as a young, inquisitive man during the Depression, as an astute archaeologist, as a blossoming writer, and lastly, as a world-renowned observer and essayist. Also included are poems, short stories, an array of Eiseley's absorbing observations on the natural world, and his always startling reflections on the nature and future of humankind and the universe."--BOOK JACKET.

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