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River of Shadows: Eadweard Muybridge and the Technological Wild West

Rebecca Solnit - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 320 pages
The world as we know it today began in California in the late 1800s, and Eadweard Muybridge had a lot to do with it. This striking assertion is at the heart of Rebecca Solnit’s ...
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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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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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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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Wanderlust: A History of Walking

Rebecca Solnit - Social Science - 2001 - 336 pages
Drawing together many histories-of anatomical evolution and city design, of treadmills and labyrinths, of walking clubs and sexual mores-Rebecca Solnit creates a fascinating ...
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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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A California Bestiary

Rebecca Solnit, Mona Caron - 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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Hope In The Dark

Rebecca Solnit - Philosophy - 2010 - 192 pages
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A Book of Migrations

Rebecca Solnit - Travel - 2011
In this acclaimed exploration of the culture of others, Rebecca Solnit travels through Ireland, the land of her long-forgotten maternal ancestors. A Book of Migrations portrays ...
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