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The night country

Author: Loren C Eiseley
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1997]
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of autobiographical essays in which the author, anthropologist Loren Eiseley, reflects on the mysteries of life and nature.
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Loren C Eiseley
ISBN: 0803267355 9780803267350
OCLC Number: 36252802
Notes: "First Bison Books printing"--Title page verso.
Originally published: New York : Scribner, 1971. With new introd.
Description: xiii, 240 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Loren Eiseley ; illustrations by Leonard Everett Fisher ; introduction to the Bison Books edition by Gale E. Christianson.
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Describes the author's needy childhood in Nebraska. This title reveals his increasing sensitivity to the odd and ordinary in nature and focuses on a career that turns him inward as he reaches outward  Read more...

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