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Summary:

In these new essays, Williams explores the concept of erosion: of the land, of the self, of belief, of fear. She wrangles with the paradox of desert lands and the truth of erosion: What is weathered, worn, and whittled away through wind, water, and time is as powerful as what remains.
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Hood River County Library 814 WIL 2019 (Text) 33892100640417 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 10/15/2019 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374280062
  • ISBN: 0374280061
  • Physical Description: xiii, 318 pages : map ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Sarah Crichton Books/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Preface. The turquoise triangle -- Map of Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments -- The cutting edge of time: erosion of home -- What love looks like: erosion of safety -- This moment: erosion of democracy -- Boom: erosion of belief -- Coda. The liturgy of home.
Summary, etc.:
In these new essays, Williams explores the concept of erosion: of the land, of the self, of belief, of fear. She wrangles with the paradox of desert lands and the truth of erosion: What is weathered, worn, and whittled away through wind, water, and time is as powerful as what remains.
Subject: Erosion.
Self (Philosophy)
Ecology.
Environmentalism.
American essays.
Genre: Essays.

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