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Of Time and Place

Of Time and Place

by Sigurd F. Olson, Leslie C. Kouba
     
 

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Of Time and Place is a legacy from one of the best-loved nature writers of our time. In this, his last book, completed just before his death, Sigurd F. Olson guides readers through his wide-ranging memories of a lifetime dedicated to the preservation of the wilderness. Like his other best-selling books, Of Time and Place is filled with beauty, adventure, and wonder.

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Of Time and Place is a legacy from one of the best-loved nature writers of our time. In this, his last book, completed just before his death, Sigurd F. Olson guides readers through his wide-ranging memories of a lifetime dedicated to the preservation of the wilderness. Like his other best-selling books, Of Time and Place is filled with beauty, adventure, and wonder.

Olson recalls his many friendships of trail and woods and portage, his favorite campsites, the stories behind the artifacts and mementos hanging in his cabin at Listening Point. Whether he is remembering canoe trips with his friends, admiring the playful grace of the otter, or pondering the Earth's great cycles of climatic change, these moving and evocative essays reaffirm Olson's stature as one of the greatest nature writers of this century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816629954
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
09/28/1998
Series:
Fesler-Lampert Minnesota Heritage Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
188
Sales rank:
736,804
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.70(d)

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