The Resource The sound of mountain water, [by] Wallace Stegner

The sound of mountain water, [by] Wallace Stegner

Label
The sound of mountain water
Title
The sound of mountain water
Statement of responsibility
[by] Wallace Stegner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays by the renowned author, written over a period of twenty-five years, presents sketches of the West's history and environment, directing our imagination to the sublime beauty of such places as San Juan and Glen Canyon, while examining the state of literature of the American West, the mythical past versus the diminished present, and the difficulties facing the contemporary Western writer
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1909-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stegner, Wallace
Index
no index present
LC call number
F591
LC item number
.S824
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stegner, Wallace
  • Stegner, Wallace
  • Ouest américain dans la littérature
  • Ouest américain dans la littérature
  • Literature
  • Travel
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • États-Unis (Ouest)
  • États-Unis (Ouest)
  • West United States
Label
The sound of mountain water, [by] Wallace Stegner
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 2.
  • At home in the fields of the Lord
  • Born a square
  • History, myth, and the Western writer
  • On the writing of history
  • Three samples:
  • The West synthetic: Bret Harte
  • The West authentic: Willa Cather
  • The West emphatic: Bernard DeVoto
  • The book and the great community
  • pt. 1.
  • Overture: the sound of mountain water
  • The rediscovery of America: 1946
  • Packhorse paradise
  • Navajo rodeo
  • San Juan and Glen Canyon
  • The land of enchantment
  • Coda: wilderness letter
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
286 pages
Lccn
69012196
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)110083
Label
The sound of mountain water, [by] Wallace Stegner
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 2.
  • At home in the fields of the Lord
  • Born a square
  • History, myth, and the Western writer
  • On the writing of history
  • Three samples:
  • The West synthetic: Bret Harte
  • The West authentic: Willa Cather
  • The West emphatic: Bernard DeVoto
  • The book and the great community
  • pt. 1.
  • Overture: the sound of mountain water
  • The rediscovery of America: 1946
  • Packhorse paradise
  • Navajo rodeo
  • San Juan and Glen Canyon
  • The land of enchantment
  • Coda: wilderness letter
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
286 pages
Lccn
69012196
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)110083

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