Chapter 9. Prose

  1. Frank H.T. Rhodes,
  2. Richard O. Stone and
  3. Bruce D. Malamud

Published Online: 23 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300369.ch9

Language of the Earth, Second Edition

Language of the Earth, Second Edition

How to Cite

Rhodes, F. H.T., Stone, R. O. and Malamud, B. D. (eds) (2008) Prose, in Language of the Earth, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing, Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300369.ch9

Editor Information

  1. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY King's College, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 23 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405160674

Online ISBN: 9781444300369

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Keywords:

  • Out of Africa – Isak Dinesen;
  • Seven Pillars of Wisdom – T.E. Lawrence;
  • Green Hills of Africa – Ernest Hemingway;
  • Antoine de Saint-Exupe´ry's Wind, Sand and Stars;
  • John Fowles's The French Lieutenant's Woman;
  • Trip to the Middle and North Forks of San Joaquin River – John Muir;
  • Roughing It – Mark Twain;
  • A Place on the Glacial Till – Thomas Fairchild Sherman;
  • Basin and Range – John McPhee;
  • Neanderthal – John Darnton

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Isak Dinesen: Out of Africa

  • T.E. Lawrence: Seven Pillars of Wisdom

  • Ernest Hemingway: Green Hills of Africa

  • Antoine de Saint-Exupéry: Wind, Sand and Stars

  • John Fowles: The French Lieutenant's Woman

  • John Muir: Trip to the Middle and North Forks of San Joaquin River

  • Mark Twain: Roughing It

  • Thomas Fairchild Sherman: A Place on the Glacial Till

  • John McPhee: Basin and Range

  • John Darnton: Neanderthal

  • Kim Stanley Robinson: Antarctica

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle: The Lost World