Rush To The Lake

Author: Forrest Gander
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ISBN: 9780914086796
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With this extraordinary first collection, Forrest Gander achieves the artful connection between head and heart and loins. These are poems whose chronic desires are poised on a consciousness of equal caliber and force. Line by line he detaches the familiar from old surroundings in language exquisitely cultivated to the edge of excess. It is poetry that prompts us to exult in our intricacy. In allowing us into "the inner circle by the boathouse," Rush To The Lake both disturbs our equilibria and restores us to the unflinching wonder of daily light.
Britain and the Americas
Language: en
Pages: 437
Authors: Will Kaufman, Heidi Slettedahl Macpherson
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This comprehensive survey also traces how the Americas have in turn influenced contemporary Britain from the Americanization of language and politics to the impact of music and migration from the West Indies. Complete with an extensive introduction and a chronology of key events, this two-volume encyclopedia contains introductory essays focusing
For Love of Lakes
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Darby Nelson
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-01 - Publisher: MSU Press

America has more than 130,000 lakes of significant size. Ninety percent of all Americans live within fifty miles of a lake, and our 1.8 billion trips to watery places make them our top vacation choice. Yet despite this striking popularity, more than 45 percent of surveyed lakes and 80 percent
Northern British Columbia Canoe Trips
Language: en
Pages: 322
Authors: Laurel Archer
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Rocky Mountain Books Ltd

This first volume of the guidebook series Northern British Columbia Canoe Tripsdescribes in detail eight northern BC paddling routes over eleven rivers, and is designed to provide canoeists with all the information they require to plan a river trip appropriate to their skill level and special interests. Each route includes:
Starting Out In the Afternoon
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Jill Frayne
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-07 - Publisher: Vintage Canada

Jill Frayne’s long-term relationship was ending and her daughter was about to graduate and leave home. She decided to pack up her life and head for the Yukon. Driving alone across the country from her home just north of Toronto, describing the land as it changes from Precambrian Shield to
Colorado
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Thomas J. Noel
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-29 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

This is a thoroughly revised edition of the Historical Atlas of Colorado, which was coauthored by Tom Noel and published in 1994. Chock-full of the best and latest information on Colorado, this new edition features thirty new chapters, updated text, more than 100 color maps and 100 color photos, and