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As Eve Said to the Serpent: On Landscape, Gender, and Art

Rebecca Solnit - Art - 2001 - 234 pages
A multidisciplinary compilation of nineteen incisive essays ranges from the formality of traditional art criticism to intimate, lyrical meditations as they explore nuclear test ...
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Book of Migrations: Some Passages in Ireland

Rebecca Solnit - History - 1998 - 184 pages
Recounts the author's travels in Ireland, with reflections on the microcosm of Irish history, with its invasions, colonization, emigration, nomadism, and tourism
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Hollow City: The Siege of San Francisco and the Crisis of American Urbanism

Rebecca Solnit - Architecture - 2002 - 182 pages
Reporting from the front lines of gentrification in San Francisco, Rebecca Solnit and Susan Schwartzenberg sound a warning bell to all urban residents. Wealth is just as ...
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Storming the Gates of Paradise: Landscapes for Politics

Rebecca Solnit - History - 2007 - 416 pages
An anthology of nearly forty essays, representing the author's work over the past ten years, offers an insightful overview of American politics, current affairs, culture ...
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A Field Guide to Getting Lost

Rebecca Solnit - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 224 pages
Whether she is contemplating the history of walking as a cultural and political experience over the past two hundred years (Wanderlust), or using the life of photographer ...
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A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster

Rebecca Solnit - Social Science - 2010 - 368 pages
"The freshest, deepest, most optimistic account of human nature I've come across in years." -Bill McKibben The most startling thing about disasters, according to award-winning ...
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A California Bestiary

Rebecca Solnit - Art - 2010 - 47 pages
Inspired by medieval bestiaries, a creative survey of the author and illustrator's magical beasts imagines the characteristics and illusory properties of various fantastical ...
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The Faraway Nearby

Rebecca Solnit - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 272 pages
This personal, lyrical narrative about storytelling and empathy from award winner Rebecca Solnit is a fitting companion to her beloved A Field Guide for Getting Lost In this ...
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