A Northern Front: New and Selected Essays (Paperback)

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Hildebrand writes of landscapes in dispute: Native Alaskan groups are pitted against each other over oil development, Hmong emigrants jostle locals in a public hunting ground, farmers battle a formidable company town and city hall. Nature itself is also in flux as timber wolves and sandhill cranes reclaim lost ground and a marine biologist gauges the effect of an invading species on previously undisturbed areas.

A Northern Front reflects the day-by-day disappearance of wild places and the ever-changing face of the American landscape. Hildebrand's characters are unforgettable, and his stories gracefully capture the spirit of all people who care deeply about the land.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781681340685
ISBN-10: 1681340682
Publisher: Minnesota Historical Society Press
Publication Date: September 1st, 2017
Pages: 192
Language: English