Vanishing America

by James Conaway

Vanishing America

  • ISBN-13: 9781582434421
  • Author(s): James Conaway
  • Subject: Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes, etc)
  • Publisher: Penguin Random House Group
  • Imprint: Counterpoint
  • Publication Date: 01-10-2008
  • Format: p/b

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A mixture of travelogue and personal narrative, James Conaway's smart, informative essays offer an insightful depiction of his journeys between Washington, D.C., and Big Sur, California, as he tries to understand what has become of the places, people and traditions that were once so precious. Incorporating the voices of cowboys, real estate agents, activists and many others, he raises vital questions about the merits of sprawling development and progress'.'
About the book

A mixture of travelogue and personal narrative, James Conaway's smart, informative essays offer an insightful depiction of his journeys between Washington, D.C., and Big Sur, California, as he tries to understand what has become of the places, people and traditions that were once so precious. Incorporating the voices of cowboys, real estate agents, activists and many others, he raises vital questions about the merits of sprawling development and progress'.'