The diverse peoples, landscapes, and histories of Western North America come alive with these autobiographical excerpts, author profiles, and activities. Focusing on the childhood and young adult experience of 10 of the West's most intriguing writers, each chapter presents engrossing personal narrative, biographical sketches, a resource bibliography, and numerous learning activities. A bonus section features 20 other Western writers for further exploration.Multicultural Learning Encounters John Stansfield. Whether Gary Sotoa#39;s poems are intended for young or older readers, their properties are the same a personal, hard-edged, clean as bone, ... Some may not (acrostic poetry, for example). 3.
|Title||:||Writers of the American West|
|Publisher||:||Libraries Unlimited - 2002-01-01|