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Reading the trail : exploring the literature and natural history of the California crest

Author: Corey Lee Lewis
Publisher: Reno : University of Nevada Press, ©2005.
Series: Environmental arts and humanities series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"John Muir, Mary Austin, and Gary Snyder are perhaps best known for their passionate connection to specific California regions - Muir's Sierra Nevada "Range of Light," Austin's southern "Land of Little Rain," and Snyder's "Kitkitdizze" region of the north. In Reading the Trail, ecocritic and outdoorsman Cory Lewis proposes a new way to read and interpret the classic works of these major nature writers and to bring  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lewis, Corey Lee, 1972-
Reading the trail.
Reno : University of Nevada Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)607592106
Online version:
Lewis, Corey Lee, 1972-
Reading the trail.
Reno : University of Nevada Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)609107814
Named Person: Mary Austin; John Muir; Gary Snyder; Mary Austin; John Muir; Gary Snyder
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Corey Lee Lewis
ISBN: 0874176069 9780874176063 0874176050 9780874176056
OCLC Number: 56617166
Description: xiv, 241 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Readers and writers of the California crest trail --
Environmental education and the ecological crisis --
Mary Austin in the land of little rain --
Protecting arid lands with Austin's aesthetics --
John Muir on the range of light --
Field journaling with Muir in mind --
Gary Snyder at Kitkitdizze --
Putting Snyder's reinhabitory principles into practice --
In the footsteps of literary activists --
Education for cultural transformation.
Series Title: Environmental arts and humanities series.
Responsibility: Corey Lee Lewis.
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