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Bay Country - 87 edition

Bay Country (ISBN10: 080184875X; ISBN13: 9780801848759)
ISBN13: 978-0801848759
ISBN10: 080184875X

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0801835254
ISBN10: 0801835259

Summary: Winner of the John Burroughs Medal for the Outstanding Book of Nature Writing.''Must reading in a city that reinvented itself by seeking itsharbor roots.''--Baltimore Magazine.''Mr. Horton--a Baltimore journalist who has developed a devoted but hitherto local following--ventures into a small, distinguished circle of nature writers. Fans of Aldo Leopold, John McPhee and Sigurd Olson won't be disappointed. This is not merely a book for those who already know the Chesapeake, although ...show morethey will be enchanted by Tom Horton's vast knowledge, narrative skills and eye for detail. Like the true bay native he is, Mr. Horton uses the Chesapeake as a limitless resource from which to harvest a great bounty of observations about politics, nature, and human beings.''--New York Times Book Review.''Sailing down the Chesapeake in this book is bracing, for Horton is knowledgeable, thoughtful, full of wonder about the natural world and outspoken... . As Smith Islanders might say, it's a `right smart' book.''--Washington Post.Marylan ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 87
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Published: 02/28/1994
International: No

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Hazard, Charles R. Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A. 1994 Trade Paperback Very Good Plus Large Octavo. A bright, clean, lightly read copy. Pristine text, no markings or underlining. No external blemishes, ...show more soiling or spine creases. Sharp corners. ...show less
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Charles Hazard Octavo, softcover, VG in blue and orange pictorial wraps. A collection of essays that chronicle changes in the lands and waters of the Chesapeake Bay. During the past century, human i ...show morenfluence has decreased the base-line populations of geese, eels, crabs, and trees. As Horton points out, we no longer miss these living things because they have never been abundant in our lifetimes a tragedy of both ecological and human dimensions. His lyrical and understandable prose will convince doubters of the need to consider the diverse consequences of their actions. Horton, a native of the Chesapeake's Eastern Shore, has been an environmental writer for the Baltimore Sun. 223 pp. including index and notes on author. ...show less
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Hazard, Charles R. Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A. 1994 Soft Cover 1st Paperback Edition Very Good 9x6 inches. 223 indexed pages. Color photo illustrated cover with white and black lettering. Signed and ...show more inscribed by the author on the front endpaper. Very slight edgewear. A collection of personal essays, the distillation of what has seemed truest and best through a decade of reporting on the Maryland environment. Clean, tight, unmarked, bright. ...show less
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