Uncommon Wealth: Essays on Virginia's Wild Places

Uncommon Wealth: Essays on Virginia's Wild Places

by Nature Conservancy, Robert M. Riordan
     
 
In this first-of-its-kind collection of original essays, twenty of Virginia's finest authors -- nature writers, essayists, and journalists -- immerse themselves in twenty different wild places. In essays that range from natural history to social commentary to childhood memories, their tone varies from reflective to outraged to humorous, each one uniquely personal.

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In this first-of-its-kind collection of original essays, twenty of Virginia's finest authors -- nature writers, essayists, and journalists -- immerse themselves in twenty different wild places. In essays that range from natural history to social commentary to childhood memories, their tone varies from reflective to outraged to humorous, each one uniquely personal.

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Twenty of Virginia's finest nature writers, essayists, and journalists immerse themselves in 20 different wild places. In essays that range from natural history to social commentary to childhood memories, their tone varies from reflective to outraged to humorous, each one uniquely personal. The editor is director of communications for the Virginia Chapter of The Nature Conservancy. Lacks a subject index. Published by Falcon Publishing. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560449157
Publisher:
Falcon Press Publishing
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Pages:
218
Product dimensions:
6.37(w) x 9.32(h) x 0.86(d)

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