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The Resource The secret knowledge of water : discovering the essence of the American desert, Craig Childs

The secret knowledge of water : discovering the essence of the American desert, Craig Childs

Label
The secret knowledge of water : discovering the essence of the American desert
Title
The secret knowledge of water
Title remainder
discovering the essence of the American desert
Statement of responsibility
Craig Childs
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
553.7/0979
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F787
LC item number
.C47 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The secret knowledge of water : discovering the essence of the American desert, Craig Childs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-284) and index
Contents
Part one: Ephemral water. Maps of water holes -- Water that waits -- Part two: Water that moves. Seep -- The source -- The acts of desert streams -- Part three: Fierce water. The scarifice of children -- Carrying away the land -- Chubasco -- Haunted canyon -- Flood at Kanab -- Fear of God -- Following the water down -- Epilogue: The arrival -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
42861812
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 288 p.
Isbn
9781570611599
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99057283
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Rollo Newsom, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-026). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
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Label
The secret knowledge of water : discovering the essence of the American desert, Craig Childs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-284) and index
Contents
Part one: Ephemral water. Maps of water holes -- Water that waits -- Part two: Water that moves. Seep -- The source -- The acts of desert streams -- Part three: Fierce water. The scarifice of children -- Carrying away the land -- Chubasco -- Haunted canyon -- Flood at Kanab -- Fear of God -- Following the water down -- Epilogue: The arrival -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
42861812
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 288 p.
Isbn
9781570611599
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99057283
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Rollo Newsom, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-026). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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