The Sound of Mountain Water

I gave my heart to the mountains the minute I stood beside this river with its spray in my face and watched it thunder into foam, smooth to green glass over sunken rocks, shatter to foam again. I was fascinated by how it sped by and yet ...

The Sound of Mountain Water

A book of timeless importance about the American West by a National Book Award– and Pulitzer Prize–winning author. The essays collected in this volume encompass memoir, nature conservation, history, geography, and literature. Delving into the post-World War II boom that brought the Rocky Mountain West—from Montana and Idaho to Utah and Nevada—into the modern age, Stegner's essays explore the essence of the American soul. Writtten over a period of thirty-five years by a writer and thinker who will always hold a unique position in modern American letters, The Sound of Mountain Water is a modern American classic.

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The Sound of the Mountain
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Yasunari Kawabata
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher: Perigee

Focuses on the anxieties, desires, and emotions of a sensitive old Japanese man
Japan's Love-Hate Relationship with the West
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Sukehiro Hirakawa
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-22 - Publisher: BRILL

Introductory chapters cover Japan’s historic love-hate relationship with China, then an in-depth analysis of three themes: Japan’s turn to the West; Japan’s return to the East; from war to peace. The book explains why Japanese modern writers oscillate between East and West.
The Sound of Mountain Water
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Wallace Stegner
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-18 - Publisher: Vintage

A book of timeless importance about the American West by a National Book Award– and Pulitzer Prize–winning author. The essays collected in this volume encompass memoir, nature conservation, history, geography, and literature. Delving into the post-World War II boom that brought the Rocky Mountain West—from Montana and Idaho to Utah
Proceedings of the Nitobe-Ohira Memorial Conference on Japanese Studies, the University of British Columbia, May 23-25, 1984
Language: en
Pages: 364
Authors: Committee for the Nitobe-Ohira Memorial Conference on Japanese Studies
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: Committee for the Nitobe-Ohira Memorial Conference on Japanese Studies, University of British Columbia

Books about Proceedings of the Nitobe-Ohira Memorial Conference on Japanese Studies, the University of British Columbia, May 23-25, 1984
The Sound of Fear
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Michael Anthony Cillo
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Trafford Publishing

The Sound Of Fear follows a pathway of the unthinkable. Is life as we know it truly a myth of hopeful expectation? The book, spread over a decade of time, entrances you with the love of a couple and their love of family, entwines you around the mysteries of the