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Turtle Island.

Author: Gary Snyder
Publisher: [New York, New Directions, 1974]
Series: New Directions book.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These Pulitzer Prize-winning poems and essays by the author of No Nature range from the lucid, lyrical, and mystical to the political. All, however, share a common vision: a rediscovery of North America and the ways by which we might become true natives of the land for the first time.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Snyder, Gary, 1930-
Turtle Island.
[New York, New Directions, 1974]
(OCoLC)809468347
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Snyder
ISBN: 0811205452 9780811205450 0811205460 9780811205467
OCLC Number: 901204
Notes: Poems.
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, 1975
Description: 114 p. 21 cm.
Contents: Manzanita: Anasazi --
Way west, underground --
Without --
Dead by the side of the road --
I went into the Maverick Bar --
Steak --
No matter, never mind --
Bath --
Coyote Valley spring --
Spell against demons --
Front lines --
Control burn --
Great mother --
Call of the wild --
Prayer for the great family --
Source --
Manzanita --
Charms --
Facts --
Real work --
Pine tree tops --
For nothing --
Night herons --
Egg --
Uses of light --
On San Gabriel Ridges --
Frazier Creek Falls --
Black Mesa Mine #1 --
Up branches of Duck River --
It pleases --
Hemp --
Wild mushroom --
Mother Earth: Her whales --
Affluence --
Ethnobotany --
Straight Creek-Great Burn --
Hudsonian Curlew --
Two fawns that didn't see the light this spring --
Two immortals --
Rain in Alleghany --
Avocado --
What steps --
Shy log truck drivers rise earlier than students of Zen --
Bedrock --
Dazzle --
"One should not talk to a skilled hunter about what is forbidden by the Buddha" --
LMFBR --
Walking home from "Duchess of Malfi" --
Magpie's Song --
For the children: --
O waters --
Gen --
Dusty braces --
Jemez Pueblo Ring --
Tomorrow's song --
What happened here before --
Toward climax --
For the children --
As for poets --
Plain talk: Four changes --
"Energy is eternal delight" --
Wilderness --
What's meant by "Here" --
On "As for Poets."
Series Title: New Directions book.
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These Pulitzer Prize-winning poems and essays by the author of No Nature range from the lucid, lyrical, and mystical to the political. All, however, share a common vision: a rediscovery of North America and the ways by which we might become true natives of the land for the first time.

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