By John A. Murray
ABOUT THE EDITOR
John A. Murray is the writer of forty-five books, together with Cinema Southwest: An Illustrated consultant to the flicks and Their destinations, which got the Southwest booklet Award, and Mythmakers of the West: Shaping America’s mind's eye, which obtained the Colorado e-book Award. He used to be the founding editor of the area nature sequence for Oxford college Press and of the yank Nature Writing annual for Sierra membership Books. between his books is Writing approximately Nature: an inventive consultant, additionally to be had from the collage of recent Mexico Press.
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