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Mirror of America

National Park Foundation

Mirror of America

Literary Encounters With the National Parks

by National Park Foundation

  • 289 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Roberts Rinehart Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • North America,
  • West (U.S.),
  • Nature,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books,
  • Travel,
  • Parks & Campgrounds,
  • Caravan & camp-site guides,
  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • NATURAL HISTORY, COUNTRY LIFE & PETS,
  • General,
  • Description and travel,
  • Literary landmarks,
  • National parks and reserves

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid Harmon (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8318348M
    ISBN 100911797513
    ISBN 109780911797510
    OCLC/WorldCa20459194

    Mirrors and Mistakes (Harlequin American Romance, No. 57) by Seidel, Kathleen Gilles and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A Different Mirror for Young People brings ethnic history alive through the words of people, including teenagers, who recorded their experiences in letters, diaries, and poems. Like Howard Zinn's A People's History, Takaki's A Different Mirror offers a rich and rewarding "people's view" perspective on .

    A different mirror: a history of multicultural America. 1st rev. ed. New York: Back Bay Books/Little, Brown, and Co. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Takaki, Ronald T., A Different Mirror: A History of Multicultural America. New York: Back Bay Books/Little, Brown, and Co. Mirror on America Short Essays and Images from Popular Culture JOAN T. MIMS Texas Education Agency ELIZABETH M. NOLLEN West Chester University SUB Gfittingen 7 A BEDFORD/ST. MARTIN'S Boston • New YorkFile Size: KB.

      The "brilliant revisionist history of America" (Publishers Weekly) that dramatically retells our nation's story from the perspective of minorities. Upon its first publication, A Different Mirror was hailed by critics and academics everywhere as a dramatic new retelling of our nation's past. Beginning with the colonization of the New World, it recounted the history of America in the voice of /5(11).   Mirror to America is cause for a national celebration. For me, and countless others, Dr. Franklin is a mentor and role-model without peer, a man whose clear-eyed look into our past improved America's future. Mirror to America will lift the spirit and steel our resolve for the work ahead." --Vernon E. Jordan, Jr., Senior Manager and Director.


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