Robert sullivan is the author of the meadowlands, a whale hunt, how not to get rich, and the national bestseller rats he is a contributing editor to vogue and his writing has appeared in the new yorker , the new york times , and dwell. Just two miles west of manhattan lies the meadowlands, robert sullivan is the author of such books as rats: powerhouse portfolio review volume 1, the. Robert sullivan is the author of rats, the meadowlands, a whale hunt, and most recently, the thoreau you don't know his writing has appeared in the new york. Robert sullivan is a naturalist renowned for two previous books, the meadowlands and a whale hunt, both of which received many accolades one day he realized.
Winnifred f sullivan professor, department of religious studies law and religion today in robert orsi, ed, cambridge companion for religious studies (2011. Robert sullivan, a contributing editor for vogue, claims to have logged over 90,000 miles of transcontinental travel though cross country details just one of those jaunts, the experience comes in handy for this charming memoir-cum-rumination on the great american road trip ( new york times book review . Outlandish, implausibly captivating explorations of new jersey's untamed and godawful meadowlands from freelance journalist sullivan if there's an environmental equivalent of the inferno's sub-basement, it is the meadowlands, the skanky place with the pretty name. The meadowlands: wilderness adventures at the edge of a city robert sullivan, author scribner book company $23 (224p) isbn 978--684-83285-2 more by and about this author.
Robert sullivan is a contemporary writer whose written nine books including the bestselling star waka, which was reprinted five times and was listed as a shortlisted in 2000 for the montana new zealand book awards. Robert sullivan is the author of rats, the meadowlands, a whale hunt, and most recently, the thoreau you don't know his writing has appeared in the new yorker , the new york times , new york magazine, a public space , and vogue , where he is a contributing editor. Dbs customer review from wanda & robert in meadowlands, mn on 09/14/12. Journalist robert sullivan often documents unlovely corners of the natural world: the meadowlands (1998) turned a naturalist's eye on a dispiriting region of northern new jersey notable for its mafia dumping grounds, while in rats (2004) sullivan gave ratus norvegicus the dian fossey treatment.
Librarything review user review - setnahkt - librarything i was about a paragraph and a half into rats when it occurred to me this reads like a new yorker article inspecting the author bio on the jacket, it turns out robert sullivan is a frequ. Works by robert sullivan rats: observations on the history and habitat of the city's most unwanted 1,040 copies, 41 reviews the meadowlands: wilderness adventures on the edge of a city 167 copies, 1 review. The meadowlands by robert sullivan, 9780385495080, goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews we're featuring millions of.
Click to read more about the meadowlands: wilderness adventures on the edge of a city by robert sullivan librarything is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. About the meadowlands imagine a grunge nort jersey version of john mcphee's classic the pine barrens and you'll get some idea of the idiosyncratic, fact-filled, and highly original work that is robert sullivan's the meadowlands. In "erats,"e the critically acclaimed bestseller, robert sullivan spends a year investigating a rat-infested alley just a few blocks away from wall street sullivan gets to know not just the beast but its friends and foes: the exterminators, the sanitation workers, the agitators and activists who have played their part in the.
Meadowlands joshua lutz, photographer, robert sullivan, essay by, essay by robert sullivan powerhouse $50 (0p) isbn 978-1-57687-442-4 reviews fiction nonfiction children's religion comics. Robert sullivan's the meadowlands is a book of modest size and huge scope the author, nudged by the shade of melville, has gone where man has gone before -- and gone and gone -- and done his best to destroy what he found: the meadowlands of new jersey. Robert david sullivan june 01, 2017 there is a bubble in american politics, but it is not separating democratic and republican voters it is keeping political leaders of both parties from hearing.
Sullivan is the author of the critically acclaimed books the meadowlands and a whale hunt he's a contributing editor to vogue and a frequent contributor to the new yorker this interview was. Robert sullivan, to his great amusement, has often been called a nature writer, in spite of the fact that he has written about a new jersey swamp (the meadowlands), urban rats (rats) and the killing of whales (a whale hunt. Sullivan, henry, oggero, & associates is an award winning residential design firm with a sterling reputation and a 58-year track record robert was introduced to. Robert sullivan has written for the new york times magazine , the new republic , rolling stone , outside , condé nast traveler , and vogue , where he is a contributing editor.
Reading robert sullivan's travel memoir is like taking a six-day drive with a charming, talkative history buff review by bruce barcott (the meadowlands), an account of the makah tribe's. Be the first to review the meadowlands add a review the meadowlands by robert sullivan you can find this item in: travel & holiday travel writing travel writing. Lees „the meadowlands wilderness adventures on the edge of new york city door robert sullivan met rakuten kobo just five miles west of new york city, the meadowlands is an untamed, vilified, half-developed and smelly tract of swamp.