From Where We Stand by Deborah Tall
Recovering a Sense of Place

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The author of The Island of the White Cow recounts her discovery of and her growing attachment to the Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York, describing the area's history and culture.

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Published May 18, 1993 by Knopf. 241 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Political & Social Sciences, Nature & Wildlife, Science & Math, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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But, unfortunately, Tall seems more interested in making historical allusions and cultural comparisons to societies from all over the globe than in focusing on the specific place and its inhabitants: There are few contemporary character portraits in these pages.

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