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Prairie Soul: Finding Grace in the Earth Beneath My Feet

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A collection of engaging and provocative essays, "Prairie Soul" extends the transcendental tradition of writers like Aldo Leopold and Annie Dillard. Entomologist and nature writer Jeffrey Lockwood writes about humans and insects from the grasslands of Wyoming, where he has lived and worked for almost two decades. Like Ed Abbey's Southwestern desert or Wendell Berry's rural ...more
Paperback, 145 pages
Published September 1st 2004 by Skinner House Books
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Beth Jamieson
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With thoughtful prose, Jeffrey Lockwood looks at the ideas that both unite and divide us from earth and each other. I will pull this book from my bookshelf many times to re-read his words of wisdom.
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Aug 31, 2012 Lisa rated it it was amazing
A beautifully written little book - based around grasshoppers but containing so much more. Just a pity it wasn't longer.
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