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Land of the desert sun

Texas" Big Bend country

by D. Gentry Steele

  • 334 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Texas A&M University Press in College Station, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Big Bend Region (Tex.),
  • Texas,
  • Big Bend Region.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural history -- Texas -- Big Bend Region.,
    • Big Bend Region (Tex.) -- Pictorial works.,
    • Big Bend Region (Tex.) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementphotographs and text by D. Gentry Steele.
      SeriesThe Louise Lindsey Merrick natural environment series ;, no. 28
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF392.B54 S74 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 132 p. :
      Number of Pages132
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL352440M
      ISBN 100890968241, 0890968357
      LC Control Number98011929

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      The Forsaken Expanse. The arid and sunburnt barren land of Arizona; eternal desert stretching for miles and miles. The intense sun blazes down on this harsh yet amazingly beautiful wilderness of red rocks, the incredible feeling of being the only person with a heart beating within miles sets in/5(5). The wilderness and the dry land will be glad. The desert will rejoice and blossom like the crocus. GOD'S WORD® Translation The desert and the dry land will be glad, and the wilderness will rejoice and blossom. JPS Tanakh The wilderness and the parched land shall be glad; And the desert shall rejoice, and blossom as the rose.

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