Man Killed by Pheasant: And Other Kinships

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Da Capo Press, 2008 - Biography & Autobiography - 263 pages
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John price’s story is one of family and place, rich with wild creatures, with his Swedish ancestors, with neighbors, and with his prairie home. His work, deeply grounded in the grasslands of the Midwest, is, like that of Edward Abbey or Aldo Leopold, tied to place yet elevated by experiences that know no boundaries.

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Man killed by pheasant: and other kinships: [a memoir]

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Price's (English, Univ. of Nebraska; Not Just Any Land) memoir, in which he writes with a reverence for place, family, friends, and neighbors, is structured in three appropriately titled sections ... Read full review


On Haskell Street a prelude
The Robin Defense
Mole Man Lives

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John T. Price, Professor of English at the University of Nebraska, Omaha, is the recipient of an NEA grant and the author of Not Just Any Land.

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