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The Resource Night landings : poems, by Walter McDonald

Night landings : poems, by Walter McDonald

Label
Night landings : poems
Title
Night landings
Title remainder
poems
Statement of responsibility
by Walter McDonald
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.A2914
LC item number
N55 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Night landings : poems, by Walter McDonald
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Night landings -- Flying a perfect loop -- Ejecting from jets -- First solo in thunderstorms -- Hazards of flight -- Marriage -- The wild swans of Da Lat -- The last still days in a bunker -- The children of Saigon -- Building on hardscrabble -- Learning to live with nightmares -- After the rains of Saigon -- Coming home -- Splitting wood for winter -- Witching -- The mind is a hawk -- Fences -- Living on open plains -- The digs in Escondido -- Settling the plains -- Prairie dog fork of the Brazos -- Wildcatting -- Bluejays in summer -- Torching Grandfather's weed fields -- Things about to disappear -- What we did in the willows-- Owls and Uncle Bubba -- And her fans -- After a year in Korea -- Midnight near Pecos -- Honky-tonk blues -- Perpetual motion -- The songs we fought for -- Finding my father's hands in midlife -- First solo -- Nights on Lake Buchanan -- Manna International -- Sleeping with strangers -- All that aches and blesses -- Filing system -- Losing a boat on the Brazos -- The middle years
Control code
18378978
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780060963316
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
88045626
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Walter McDonald, 1992 (SW Writers Access. No. 92-033). Signed by author.
Label
Night landings : poems, by Walter McDonald
Publication
Contents
Night landings -- Flying a perfect loop -- Ejecting from jets -- First solo in thunderstorms -- Hazards of flight -- Marriage -- The wild swans of Da Lat -- The last still days in a bunker -- The children of Saigon -- Building on hardscrabble -- Learning to live with nightmares -- After the rains of Saigon -- Coming home -- Splitting wood for winter -- Witching -- The mind is a hawk -- Fences -- Living on open plains -- The digs in Escondido -- Settling the plains -- Prairie dog fork of the Brazos -- Wildcatting -- Bluejays in summer -- Torching Grandfather's weed fields -- Things about to disappear -- What we did in the willows-- Owls and Uncle Bubba -- And her fans -- After a year in Korea -- Midnight near Pecos -- Honky-tonk blues -- Perpetual motion -- The songs we fought for -- Finding my father's hands in midlife -- First solo -- Nights on Lake Buchanan -- Manna International -- Sleeping with strangers -- All that aches and blesses -- Filing system -- Losing a boat on the Brazos -- The middle years
Control code
18378978
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780060963316
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
88045626
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Walter McDonald, 1992 (SW Writers Access. No. 92-033). Signed by author.

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