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Magpie Rising: Sketches from the Great Plains

By: Merrill Gilfillan

194 pages, no illustrations

University of Nebraska Press

Paperback | May 2003 | #144602 | ISBN: 0803271077
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About this book

Written with a poetic economy that often attains grandeur, Magpie Rising is an exhilarating tour of the Great Plains-its geography, wildlife, history, mythology, and food, its vast spaces and weirdly synchronous time. This is nature writing at its most evocative and insightful.

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