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The thunder tree

lessons from an urban wildland

by Robert Michael Pyle

  • 326 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Lyons Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • High Line Canal (Colo.),
  • Colorado,
  • High Line Canal.
    • Subjects:
    • Pyle, Robert Michael.,
    • Natural history -- Colorado -- High Line Canal.,
    • High Line Canal (Colo.)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert Michael Pyle.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH105.C6 P88 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 220 p. :
      Number of Pages220
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL354309M
      ISBN 101558217037
      LC Control Number98014030
      OCLC/WorldCa38566728

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KIRKUS REVIEW Natural history and memories fashion this ode to Colorado's High Line Canal by Pyle (Wintergreen, ), whose gentle style belies a lyric intensity rarely. The Thunder is not perfect, I know.

But I loved almost everything about it. I loved the premise, I loved the narrative as a whole, I loved the superb acting (even the supporting actors/actresses really did a great job!), I even loved the directing. There are some annoying flaws, yes, but I don’t mind them.

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