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American desert

a novel

by Percival L. Everett

  • 316 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Hyperion in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • College teachers -- Fiction,
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Fiction,
  • Traffic accident victims -- Fiction,
  • Regeneration (Biology) -- Fiction,
  • Suicidal behavior -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPercival Everett.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3555.V34 M9 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination291 p. ;
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3689306M
    ISBN 100786869178
    LC Control Number2003056757

    In this educational coloring book, noted nature illustrator Ruth Soffer captures the fascinating life and diversity of the North American desert in 44 detailed illustrations. Included are such animals as the Gila monster, prairie dog, kit fox, desert tortoise, California quail, mule deer, and other species, all depicted in their natural habitats.5/5(3). Deseret Book - N W, Ste B2, American Fork, Utah - Rated based on 20 Reviews "I really enjoyed visiting today. I don't have the pleasure /5(20).

      But Anacostia isn’t the only American neighborhood that is a book desert. Neuman’s research team also found that low-income families have little access to books in Detroit and Los Angeles. Svoboda (Anything That Burns You: A Portrait of Lola Ridge, Radical Poet, , etc.) returns to her art’s quintessential landscape to relate the overlapping epochs of the great American desert.“Camp Clovis,” the first of the 21 stories that make up this collection, opens in the Pleistocene era among the Clovis people, a Paleo-Indian community who live in what will Author: Terese Svoboda.

      Ms. Uchida chronicles a personal account of a dark day in American history during WWII, when thousands of American citizens were herded into unspeakable conditions, purely on the basis of their race and book is well written, portraying the bi-cultural life she led and the incarceration she, her family and thousands like her were forced into under the guise Cited by: North American Desert Life Coloring Book, Grades | Over 40 illustrations introduce children to the fascinating life and diversity of the North American desert. Includes such animals as a Gila monster, kit fox, prairie dog, desert tortoise, California quail, and others, plus a wide variety of plant life: cactus, sagebrush, saltbush, and many more.


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In this educational coloring book, noted nature illustrator Ruth Soffer captures the fascinating life and diversity of the North American desert in 44 detailed illustrations.

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Over 40 illustrations introduce children to the fascinating life and diversity of the North American desert. Includes such animals as a Gila monster, kit fox, prairie dog, desert tortoise, California quail, and others plus a wide variety of plant life: cactus, sagebrush, saltbush, and many more.

Free Teacher's Manual available. Grades: 3–5. A Novel Idea: Fostering Literacy by Eliminating Book Deserts An vending machine program may make a difference in Washington, D.C. Great American Desert should join the ranks of other landmark short story collections set in the same region, like Ron Hansen’s Nebraska and Annie Proulx’s Close Range.

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Grade s.Learn about North American desert life with this Dover Boost coloring book. Filled with ready-to-color illustrations that feature detailed captions, over 40 images and their accompanying educational notes will help your students learn about animals as a Gila monster, kit fox, prairie dog, desert tortoise, California quail, and others, as well as a wide variety of plant life, Pages: The Great American Desert In the article, “The Great American Desert”, Edward Abbey () is trying to convince the general public that the desert is not a place for humans to explore.

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