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The lizard woman

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Publisher:
Swallow Press/Ohio University Press,
Pub. Date:
1995.
Edition:
1st Swallow Press/Ohio University Press paperback ed.
Language:
English
Description
"The novel was begun in 1926, when I was twenty-four years old and working as a telephone engineer in Imperial Valley, on the California-Baja California border. During my stay there I made a horseback trip down into the little-known desert interior of Lower California. After having lived all of my early years in the high Rockies of California, I was unprepared for the vast sweep of sunstruck desert with its flat wastes, clumps of cacti, and barren parched-rock ranges. Its emotional impact was so profound, I was impelled to give voice to it with pencil and paper." -- Frank Waters First published in 1930 under the title Fever Pitch , The Lizard Woman is Frank Waters' first novel. It foreshadows a theme central to Waters' later work: that we must attune our spirits to the land to fully understand our places in the natural order.
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Grouped Work ID 43f0034c-f570-ab94-204b-20cf920b88ac
Grouping Title lizard woman
Grouping Author waters frank
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-28 04:18:05AM
Last Indexed 2018-10-23 04:29:04AM

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subject_facet Deserts -- California, Southern -- Fiction
title_display The lizard woman
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