The Resource Oglethorpe's dream : a picture of Georgia, photographs by Diane Kirkland ; text by David Bottoms

Oglethorpe's dream : a picture of Georgia, photographs by Diane Kirkland ; text by David Bottoms

Label
Oglethorpe's dream : a picture of Georgia
Title
Oglethorpe's dream
Title remainder
a picture of Georgia
Statement of responsibility
photographs by Diane Kirkland ; text by David Bottoms
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Oglethorpe's Dream unites the award-winning photography of Diane Kirkland with the beautifully powerful writing of David Bottoms, Georgia's poet laureate. The result is a stunning portrait of the lands, waters, culture, and people of Georgia. From the sea islands to the cities, from the wiregrass to the mountain forests, Kirkland gives us a gallery of spectacular images showcasing the state in its breadth, beauty, and diversity. Marrying landscape to history, Bottoms gives voice to a people filled with courage, pain, conviction, and above all, hope. Together they capture the natural beauty of the diverse landscape, the richness of the state's storied past, and the essence of its spirited people. "Isn't that what you always hoped for," Bottoms writes, "to find a place ... and yourself in that place?" Oglethorpe's Dream helps us all to see a place called Georgia, and there to find something of ourselves. The publication of this book was made possible by the financial support of the State of Georgia, the leadership of Governor Roy E. Barnes, and the partnership of the Georgia Department of Industry, Trade & Tourism, the Georgia Humanities Council, and the University of Georgia Press. -- from dust jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
975.8
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F287
LC item number
.K54 2001
Literary form
non fiction
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Oglethorpe's dream : a picture of Georgia, photographs by Diane Kirkland ; text by David Bottoms
Label
Oglethorpe's dream : a picture of Georgia, photographs by Diane Kirkland ; text by David Bottoms
Publication
Note
"A project of the Georgia Department of Industry, Trade, & Tourism [and] the Georgia Humanities Council."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2017511
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780820323435
Lccn
2001035246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
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  • (OCoLC)46792617

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