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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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The Journey of the Flame

Walter Nordhoff, Rebecca Solnit - Fiction - 1933 - 261 pages
On the eve of his 104th birthday, Don Juan Obrigon -- tall and straight, with hair still flaming red -- prepares to tell his life story to assembled relatives and guests. The ...
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A 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, Susan Schwartzenberg - Architecture - 2002 - 188 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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After the Ruins, 1906 and 2006: Rephotographing the San Francisco Earthquake ...

Mark Klett, Michael Lundgren, Philip L. Fradkin, Rebecca Solnit, Karin Breuer - Art - 2006 - 134 pages
Compares photographs taken just after the fires of the 1906 earthquake with new photos of modern San Francisco from the same vantage points, in a photo essay created in ...
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As Eve Said to the Serpent: On Landscape, Gender, and Art

Rebecca Solnit - Social Science - 2003 - 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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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 - Psychology - 2010 - 368 pages
A startling investigation of what people do in disasters and why it matters Why is it that in the aftermath of a disaster? whether manmade or natural?people suddenly become ...
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