A lyrical creation tale of the Florida Everglades with stunning landscapes by Wendell Minor.
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When the storyteller details the wanton destruction of this habitat, the dispirited children request ``a happy story.'' He then tells of how ``five children and a storyteller poled into the Everglades'' and ``eventually the children grew up and ran the Earth.'' With her narrative skill and expert...| Read Full Review of Everglades
One of Ray's most beautifully bizarre projects (though he never fitted easily into the restrictions of genre), merging Western conventions with ecological and philosophical concerns as, in Florida at the end of the 1890s, teacher-turned-game warden Plummer takes on a gang of unruly, primitive poa...| Read Full Review of Everglades
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