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Author photo. John Angus McPhee (photo courtesy of Princeton University)

John Angus McPhee (photo courtesy of Princeton University)

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This page covers the author of Annals of the Former World.

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Annals of the Former World 1,316 copies, 20 reviews
Coming into the Country 1,250 copies, 14 reviews
The control of nature 1,114 copies, 15 reviews
Encounters with the Archdruid 865 copies, 16 reviews
Basin and Range 721 copies, 12 reviews
The Pine Barrens 658 copies, 13 reviews
Uncommon Carriers 635 copies, 25 reviews
Oranges 629 copies, 8 reviews
Looking for a Ship 599 copies, 5 reviews
Assembling California 591 copies, 6 reviews
Rising from the Plains 508 copies, 10 reviews
The John McPhee Reader 416 copies, 4 reviews
The Founding Fish 411 copies, 4 reviews
In Suspect Terrain 404 copies, 5 reviews
The Curve of Binding Energy 377 copies, 8 reviews
The Crofter and the Laird 365 copies, 8 reviews
The Survival of the Bark Canoe 364 copies, 4 reviews
Giving Good Weight 362 copies, 1 review
Table of Contents 348 copies, 1 review
La Place de la Concorde Suisse 347 copies, 9 reviews
Irons in the Fire 317 copies, 4 reviews
A Sense of Where You Are 285 copies, 5 reviews
Levels of the Game 244 copies, 4 reviews
The Deltoid Pumpkin Seed 232 copies, 4 reviews
Silk Parachute 226 copies, 5 reviews
The Ransom of Russian Art 217 copies, 5 reviews
Heirs of General Practice 118 copies, 1 review
The Second John McPhee Reader 106 copies, 1 review
The Patch 71 copies, 2 reviews
Outcroppings 20 copies
Crossing the Craton (Author) 8 copies
The Best American Essays of the Century (Contributor) 629 copies, 4 reviews
The Best American Travel Writing 2005 (Contributor) 193 copies, 1 review
The Best American Travel Writing 2004 (Contributor) 174 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Essays 1998 (Contributor) 169 copies, 1 review
The Best American Sports Writing of the Century (Contributor) 157 copies, 1 review
Forces of Change: A New View of Nature (some editions) 83 copies
The Bark Canoes and Skin Boats of North America (Introduction, some editions) 69 copies, 1 review
Rough Water: Stories of Survival from the Sea (Contributor) 65 copies, 1 review
Camp (Foreword) 64 copies
Alaska Reader: Voices from the North (Contributor) 4 copies, 1 review

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