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Title The wide open : prose, poetry, and photographs of the prairie / edited by Annick Smith and Susan O'Connor ; Fredericka Hunter and Ian Glennie, photo editors.

Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2008.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  PS571.M9 W54 2008    Available  ---
Description 200 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Part one: Home on the range: Becoming / Mary Clearman Blew -- Evolution / Judy Blunt -- Excerpts from The death of Jim Loney / James Welch -- No bastion / James Galvin -- A foal / Thomas McGuane -- Grandfather poem. Letter to Richard Hugo. Birthright. Crosscurrent / M.L. Smoker --- To a meadowlark / Jim Harrison -- Portfolio one / Lee Friedlander -- Part two: Hunting and gathering: The bear in the road / Barry Lopez -- Bird hunter / Rick Bass -- Four excerpts from the novella: What the prairie has to say about fly fishing / David James Duncan -- Excerpt from The willow field. Far point / William Kittredge -- A summer journal / Gretel Ehrlich -- Portfolio two / Lois Conner -- Part three: Travels across the plains: Don't fence me in / Jim Harrison -- Excerpt from Crossing the plains with Bruno / Annick Smith -- Empire / Richard Ford -- Portfolio three / Geoffrey James -- Part four: Natural history: An entire heaven and an entire earth / Dan Flores -- Excerpt from: Plains, prairies, and the shining mountains / Peter Matthiessen -- Instructions from a misanthrope's paradise / Richard Manning -- Driving Montana. Distances. High grass prairie. Bear paw / Richard Hugo -- Source acknowledgments -- Contributors.
Subject American literature -- Montana.
Montana -- Literary collections.
Prairies -- Montana -- Literary collections.
Landscapes -- Montana -- Literary collections.
Montana -- Pictorial works.
Prairies -- Montana -- Pictorial works.
Landscapes -- Montana -- Pictorial works.
Added Author Smith, Annick, 1936-
O'Connor, Susan.
Hunter, Fredericka.
Glennie, Ian.
ISBN 9780803217515 (cloth : alk. paper)
080321751X (cloth : alk. paper)