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Writing on water

Author: David Rothenberg; Marta Ulvaeus
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2001.
Series: Terra Nova book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Taking both a scientific and philosophical approach to water in its myriad forms, this collection covers everything from resource management and protection to the profound mysteries of life's liquid, with stories, poems, essays, science writing, artwork, and photographs.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Literary collections
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Rothenberg; Marta Ulvaeus
ISBN: 0262182114 9780262182119 0262681366 9780262681360
OCLC Number: 45446174
Notes: "A Terra nova book."
Description: xvi, 288 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Source and substance. The rarest element / Sidney Perkowitz --
Constructing a confluence / Melissa Nelson --
Water aphorisms / Malcolm de Chazal --
Rain / Joseph Bruchac --
Watershed governance / Peter Warshall --
Tidal / Jody Gladding. Teachings of the flow. In salmon's water / Freeman House --
Everglades / Ricardo Pau-Llosa --
Waters under the earth / Arthur Versluis --
The Bronx River / Bob Braine --
The lessons of the well / Linda Tatelbaum --
Warm rain / George Keithley --
Morton Salt disaster / Ted Steinberg. Diving deep. A myth for Sophie / C.L. Rawlins --
Agate beach in rain / Laynie Browne --
Blue moon tide / Kartik Shanker --
The limit of love / David Morse --
The sea changes / Christopher Woods --
Swimming with children and three hundred dolphins / Anne Collet. Swept away. Life at the cauldron / John P. O'Grady --
There's a lot of room / Eva Salzman --
Liquidation / Tom LeClair --
Dragging the river / Sean Gillihan --
Tainted torrent / Robert Grudin --
River / Hugh Dunkerley. Rising currents. The lost notebook of aqueous perspective / D.L. Pughe --
Thoughts breathing in a blizzard / Antler --
The music of living landscapes / Wilson Harris --
Aquifer / Pamela Ryder --
Jottings inspired on perusing Cantor's transfinites / Will Alexander --
Spring flood / Dan Stryk --
Soaking paper / Christopher Funkhouser --
My life with the wave / Octavio Paz --
Water/Theos / Norman Weinstein.
Series Title: Terra Nova book.
Responsibility: edited by David Rothenberg and Marta Ulvaeus.

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Refreshing as a cool drink from a deep well on a steamy July afternoon...-Publishers Weekly ...Gushes with torrents of words that dance and ebb and eddy and swirl.-Whole Earth Review An ode to water Read more...

 
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