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Land of Rain

by Pie Books

  • 366 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by P I E Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pictorials,
  • Travel

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12491140M
    ISBN 104894443325
    ISBN 109784894443327
    OCLC/WorldCa169909084

    The Land of Little Rain is a book of sketches which portray the high desert country of southern California, where the Sierras descend into the Mojave Desert. Mary Austin finds beauty in the harsh landscape: "This is the sense of the desert hills--that there is room enough and time enough. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Land of Silver Rain Vol. 6 by Mira Lee (, Book, Other) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

      Harris and Ullman's Multiple Nuclei Model of Urban Land use by Rain Book Urban Planning i am not a native English speaker,so there maybe some language issues. if you found any mistake,please. Heather Land - I Ain't Doin It. 2,, likes 82, talking about this. I Ain't Doin' It [email protected]_iaintdoinit/5(K).

    Ellen Parker's performance of The Land of Little Rain helps to render Austin's collection of essays more accessible to listeners. Situated in Southern California's desert country, Austin invites readers to consider those plants and non-human and human animals that inhabit the desert. In , writer Mary Hunter Austin began exploring the desert. Her love of the blunt, burned land of little rain led to a book, a career, and an environmental legacy. More than years before Cheryl Strayed chronicled her solo adventures on the Pacific Crest Trail in her best-selling memoir, Wild.


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THE LAND OF LITTLE RAIN East away from the Sierras, south from Panamint and Amargosa, east and south many an uncounted mile, is the Country of Lost Borders. Ute, Paiute, Mojave, and Shoshone inhabit its frontiers, and as far into the heart of it as a man dare go.

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Published by Penguin Classics () ISBN ISBN Used. Softcover. Quantity Available: 1. From. The questions are appropriate for advanced high school and college classes, book clubs, and online communities. These questions interrogate the relationship between style and the environment in Austin’s book.

The Land of Little Rain begins with a confession: Austin likes “the Indian fashion of name-giving.” She reports that this method. The land of little rain (), Austin\'s first book, focuses on the arid and semi-arid regions of California between the High Sierras south of Yosemite: the Ceriso, Death Valley, the Mojave Desert; and towns such as Jimville, Kearsarge, and Las Uvas.

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