Basin and Range
by John McPhee
Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, 1981. 3rd printing
216 pages, paperback
Very Good Condition
Cover is edge worn with a crease in the lower front corner. Text is clean, unmarked. No creases in the spine.
Part narrative, part natural history, this book sheds a whole new light on the high, dry plateau often dismissed as merely southwestern desert. Only John McPhee can turn geology into literature.