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The Resource Refuge : an unnatural history of family and place, Terry Tempest Williams

Refuge : an unnatural history of family and place, Terry Tempest Williams

Label
Refuge : an unnatural history of family and place
Title
Refuge
Title remainder
an unnatural history of family and place
Statement of responsibility
Terry Tempest Williams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the spring of 1983 Terry Tempest Williams learned that her mother was dying of cancer. That same season, the Great Salt Lake began to rise to record heights, threatening the herons, owls, and snowy egrets that Williams, a poet and naturalist, had come to gauge her life by
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
OCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Terry Tempest
Dewey number
362.1/9699449/0092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Williams, Terry Tempest
  • Tempest, Diane Dixon
  • Birds
  • Bird populations
  • Natural history
  • Breast
  • Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge (Utah)
Label
Refuge : an unnatural history of family and place, Terry Tempest Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "25th anniversary edition with a new afterword."--Cover
  • Originally published: New York : Pantheon Books, 1991
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Burrowing owls -- Whimbrels -- Snowy egrets -- Barn swallows -- Peregrine falcon -- Wilson's phalarope -- California gulls -- Ravens -- Pink flamingos -- Snow buntings -- White pelicans -- Yellow-headed blackbirds -- Redheads -- Killdeer -- Whistling swan -- Great horned owl -- Roadrunner -- Magpies -- Long-billed curlews -- Western tanager -- Gray jays -- Meadowlarks -- Storm petrel -- Greater yellowlegs -- Canada geese -- Bald eagles -- Red-shafted flicker -- Dark-eyed junco -- Sanderlings -- Birds-of-paradise -- Pintails, mallars, and teals -- Bitterns -- Snowy plovers -- Great blue heron -- Screech owls -- Avocets and stilts -- The clan of one-breasted women
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
3rd Vintage books ed., 25th anniversary edition with a new afterword
Extent
xvii, 325 pages
Isbn
9780679740247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)on1045630661
Label
Refuge : an unnatural history of family and place, Terry Tempest Williams
Publication
Note
  • "25th anniversary edition with a new afterword."--Cover
  • Originally published: New York : Pantheon Books, 1991
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Burrowing owls -- Whimbrels -- Snowy egrets -- Barn swallows -- Peregrine falcon -- Wilson's phalarope -- California gulls -- Ravens -- Pink flamingos -- Snow buntings -- White pelicans -- Yellow-headed blackbirds -- Redheads -- Killdeer -- Whistling swan -- Great horned owl -- Roadrunner -- Magpies -- Long-billed curlews -- Western tanager -- Gray jays -- Meadowlarks -- Storm petrel -- Greater yellowlegs -- Canada geese -- Bald eagles -- Red-shafted flicker -- Dark-eyed junco -- Sanderlings -- Birds-of-paradise -- Pintails, mallars, and teals -- Bitterns -- Snowy plovers -- Great blue heron -- Screech owls -- Avocets and stilts -- The clan of one-breasted women
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
3rd Vintage books ed., 25th anniversary edition with a new afterword
Extent
xvii, 325 pages
Isbn
9780679740247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)on1045630661

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