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Williams, Terry Tempest

Overview
Works: 153 works in 252 publications in 3 languages and 13,454 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Interviews  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  History 
Roles: Author of introduction, Illustrator, Narrator, Speaker
Classifications: F832.G5, B
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All my rivers are gone a journey of discovery through Glen Canyon by Katie Lee ( )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Finding beauty in a broken world by Terry Tempest Williams ( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The naturalist author of Refuge and An Unspoken Hunger reflects on what it means to be human, the interconnection between the natural and human worlds, and how they combine to produce both tumult and peace, ugliness and beauty
Refuge : an unnatural history of family and place by Terry Tempest Williams ( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the spring of 1983 Terry Tempest Williams learned that her mother was dying of cancer. That same season, the Great Salt Lake began to rise to record heights, threatening the herons, owls, and snowy egrets that Williams, a poet and naturalist, had come to gauge her life by
Pieces of white shell : a journey to Navajoland by Terry Tempest Williams ( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The secret language of snow by Terry Tempest Williams ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines over a dozen different types of snow and snowy conditions through the vocabulary of the Inuit people of Alaska. Discusses the physical properties and formation of the snow and how it affects the plants, animals, and people of the Arctic
An unspoken hunger : stories from the field by Terry Tempest Williams ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terry Tempest Williams weaves together the passion of personal experience with the presence of political commitment. In this gathering of work, Williams explores our unspoken hunger, our desire for a life of greater intention. In a series of detailed and beautifully rendered portraits, she illuminates the strength and inspiration that helped to form Georgia O'Keeffe, Rachel Carson, Mardy Murie, and the Stone Creek Woman
Emmet Gowin : changing the earth : aerial photographs by Jock Reynolds ( Book )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Between cattails by Terry Tempest Williams ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A simple introduction to the plant and animal life that flourishes in a marsh
Ice : portraits of vanishing glaciers by James Balog ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of photographs documenting the current condition of glaciers around the world. Includes some comparison shots tracking changes in a glacier over time
Magic lights & streets of shining jet : (published in England as Fancy free) ( Book )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems, each accompanied by a color photograph, divided into four categories: "Creatures Small," "Weathers and Seasons," "Colours," and "Sea and Shore."
The open space of democracy by Terry Tempest Williams ( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coyote's canyon by John Telford ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two in the far north by Margaret E Murie ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details the author's life, describing her loving relationship with Alaska from her first visit as a child, till her work as a wilderness activist
Testimony : writers of the West speak on behalf of Utah wilderness ( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An extraordinary, historic statement on behalf of wilderness, Testimony is a powerful collection by twenty-one of today's most prominent writers." "Originally created as a limited edition presented to Congress, this book was the result of an effort to communicate through art the urgent need to preserve threatened lands. Testimony is an important reminder of the historical and spiritual importance of our public lands and the fact that if we value wilderness, we must take action to preserve it."--BOOK JACKET
Simpler living, compassionate life : a Christian perspective by Michael Schut ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Patriotism and the American land : essays by Richard K Nelson ( Book )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terrorism. Homeland Security. Patriotism. Since September 11, 2001, these terms have emerged as a fundamental part of our cultural lexicon, with their unspoken assumptions and attendant emotions being used to inspire and buttress a set of cultural, political, and military responses to the events of that tragic day. In the months since that moment, most Americans have been immersed in a process of reflection and an ongoing review of the words and actions of our leaders, our media, and our fellow citizens. In different contexts we have been moved to ask the following questions. What is terrorism? What does a secure homeland really look like? Who is a patriot? The three essays in Patriotism and the American Land attempt to address these questions
Forever wild celebrating America's wilderness ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[C]aptures the glory of undeveloped, wild places through stunning images and the passionate tales of America's modern wilderness heroes: a third generation logger and a school teacher in New Hampshire; a nurse in California; three busy mothers in Colorado ... these volunteers, and so many more, have preserved a legacy of wilderness for all of us to enjoy, forever."--Container
Still : oceanscapes by Debra Bloomfield ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great & peculiar beauty : a Utah reader ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Island : paintings by Tom Curry by Terry Tempest Williams ( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When artist Tom Curry first moved to Maine, his house overlooked a small, uninhabited island in Eggemoggin Reach. One day, while rowing across to the island, his boyhood fear of water came crashing in on him. So he decided to explore his fear head-on, and began painting the island "as a way to delve into my own darkness and seek a way back to the surface." That series of paintings, capturing the island in all lights, weathers, and moods, forms the basis of this book. But the whole is much more than the sum of its parts. These paintings represent an ongoing narrative: "island as escape and entr
 
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Alternative Names
Tempest, Terry Williams, 1955-
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Williams, Terry T., 1955-
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Languages
English (121)
Chinese (2)
Japanese (1)
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