Mary Austin and the American West

Title Mary Austin and the American West
Names Goodman, Susan.
Dawson, Carl.
Book Number DB072474
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Biography of author, poet, and scientist Mary Austin (1868-1934), who left Illinois for California with her family at age twenty. Discusses the 1903 publication of Austin's book The Land of Little Rain (DB 73448), which portrays the West's desert and peoples. Covers her lifelong environmental and social concerns. 2008.
Narrator Allison, Kristin.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Sciences - SCI
History - History of the American West - HUSW
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Female narrator.
LC Subject Authors, American - 20th century - Biography
Western stories - History and criticism
Women and literature - West (U.S.) - History - 20th century
West (U.S.) - In literature
Call Number 818.5209 B ANF
Language English
Released 2008
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2008 (Talking Book Publishers, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: Berkeley : University of California Press, c2008. 9780520246355
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