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Epitaph for a peach : four seasons on my family farm

Author: David Mas Masumoto
Publisher: [San Francisco] : HarperSanFrancisco, [1995] ©1995
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
An eloquent piece of nature writing by a young author with a farmer's calluses and a poet's soul, this book is about saving a peach, saving a farm, saving a family, saving a way of life--it is a story about finding "home."--Publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Autobiographies
Named Person: David Mas Masumoto; David Mas Masumoto; David Mas Masumoto
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Mas Masumoto
ISBN: 006251024X 9780062510242 0062510258 9780062510259
OCLC Number: 31329994
Awards: Winner of IACP Crystal Whisk Award (Literary Food Writing) 1996
Description: xii, 233 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Spring work --
Workers of the land --
As if the farmer died --
New farm, old pests --
Learning to fail --
Summer work --
Family farm --
Wild walks --
Harvests --
September is not to be trusted --
Year begins --
Autumn work --
Orphaned --
Farming with ghosts --
Winter work --
Return of the egret.
Responsibility: David Mas Masumoto.

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An eloquent piece of nature writing by a young author with a farmer's calluses and a poet's soul, this book is about saving a peach, saving a farm, saving a family, saving a way of life--it is a story about finding "home."--Publisher description.
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