Shaped by wind and water: reflections of a naturalist

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Milkweed Editions, Jun 1, 2000 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 160 pages
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Known for her observant and beautifully illustrated books on the rivers, deserts, and mountains of the West, Zwinger focuses on her guiding principles as a naturalist as she "looks" with notebook and pencil, believing that "to know the world intimately is the beginning of caring". Illustrations.

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Shaped by Wind and Water: Reflections of a Naturalist (World As Home, The)

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The Credo series offers contemporary American writers the opportunity to discuss their essential goals, concerns, and practices. To examine her work, Colorado naturalist Zwinger (The Nearsighted ... Read full review


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Ann Zwinger writes extensively about the natural history of the Southwest. She has authored over 10 books, including Downcanyon: A Naturalist Explores the Colorado River through Grand Canyon and The Nearsighted Naturalist.

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