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Writers and landscapes

by Waqas Ahmad Khwaja

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Published by Sang-e-Meel Publications in Lahore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Khwaya, Waqas Ahmad -- Travel -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWaqas Ahmad Khwaja.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9540.9.K54 W75 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p. ;
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1690289M
    ISBN 109693500806
    LC Control Number91930753

    John Brinckerhoff "Brinck" Jackson, J. B. Jackson, (Septem – Aug ) was a writer, publisher, instructor, and sketch artist in landscape design. Herbert Muschamp, architecture critic of the New York Times, stated that J. B. Jackson was "America's greatest living writer on the forces that have shaped the land this nation occupies.". British landscape writing is also very much in fashion – bookshops now have dedicated shelves full of books with woodcuts of bucolic scenes and inviting earthy tones on their covers. Like any genre that gets its moment in the spotlight, these books range from the sublime and wondrous to the prosaic and, dare I say, it (small c) conservative.

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      Sometimes the easy, discursive writing becomes personal, almost intimate, sometimes argumentative and angry. As a whole, the book reads like one of the Inuit story maps of their wild landscape, the kind of map in which "human memory and natural form rebound endlessly upon each other," as Robert Macfarlane writes in The Wild Places (). Print On Demand allows authors the freedom to market and sell their book around the world without having to worry about storing, shipping, or having enough books in stock. In the past, self-published authors were plagued with large upfront costs, printing more books than necessary, and managing excess inventory on their own.


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