Grumbling Gods: A Palm Springs Reader

Grumbling Gods: A Palm Springs Reader

by Peter Wild
     
 

Surveys the history and allure of Palm Springs, penetrating the tinsel of casinos and the placidity of gated golf communities to reveal the painful beauty of deserts and mountains under assault.See more details below

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Surveys the history and allure of Palm Springs, penetrating the tinsel of casinos and the placidity of gated golf communities to reveal the painful beauty of deserts and mountains under assault.

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"The Grumbling Gods is a significant contribution to the understanding of the American West, one that introduces the reader to both a place as well as to the ways in which the human understanding of that place has evolved over the years."—Donald A. Barclay, University of California, Merced

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874808995
Publisher:
University of Utah Press
Publication date:
07/27/2007
Edition description:
1st Edition
Pages:
264
Sales rank:
1,456,852
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

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