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River of Shadows

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River of Shadows by Rebecca Solnit
  • Paperback $18.00

    Mar 02, 2004 | 320 Pages

  • Ebook $14.99

    Mar 02, 2004 | 320 Pages

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Praise

“One finds it hard to remember what things looked like before this book appeared in the world.” —The New York Times Book Review

“The imagery of a poet, the ideas of a theoretician, the rhythm of a thoroughbred and the force of a Southern Pacific locomotive.” —San Francisco Chronicle

Awards

Commonwealth Club of California Book Award WINNER

Mark Lynton History Prize WINNER

National Book Critics Circle Awards WINNER

Spur Awards WINNER

Table Of Contents

River of ShadowsThe Annihilation of Time and Space
The Man with the Cloudy Skies
Lessons of the Golden Spike
Standing on the Brink
Lost River
A Day in the Life, Two Deaths, More Photographs
Skinning the City
Stopping Time
The Artist in Motion and at Rest
From the Center of the World to the Final Frontier

Chronology
Notes
Acknowledgments
Photograph Credits
Index

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