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The Resource Don't save anything : uncollected essays, articles, and profiles, James Salter ; with a preface by Kay Eldredge Salter

Don't save anything : uncollected essays, articles, and profiles, James Salter ; with a preface by Kay Eldredge Salter

Label
Don't save anything : uncollected essays, articles, and profiles
Title
Don't save anything
Title remainder
uncollected essays, articles, and profiles
Statement of responsibility
James Salter ; with a preface by Kay Eldredge Salter
Title variation
Do not save anything
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of preface
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This collection gathers Salter's thoughts on writing and profiles of important writers, observations of the changing American military life, evocations of Aspen winters, musings on mountain climbing and skiing, and tales of travels to Europe that first appeared in The New Yorker, Esquire, People, Condé Nast Traveler, the Aspen Times, among other publications."--Jacket flap
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
818/.5409
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3569.A4622
LC item number
A6 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Don't save anything : uncollected essays, articles, and profiles, James Salter ; with a preface by Kay Eldredge Salter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why I write. Some for glory, some for praise -- On other writers. The writing teacher ; Odessa, mon amour ; Like a retired confidential agent, Graham Greene hides quietly in Paris ; An old magician named Nabokov lives and writes in splendid exile ; From Lady Antonia's golden brow springs another figure of history ; Ben Sonnenberg Jr. ; Life for author Han Suyin has been a sometimes hard but always many splendored thing ; D'Annunzio, the immortal who dies -- West Point and beyond. Cool heads ; An army mule named Sid Berry takes command at the Point ; Ike the unlikely -- Men and women. Younger women, older men ; Karyl and me ; When evening falls ; Talk of the town on Bill Clinton -- On the edge. The definitive downhill: Toni Sailer ; At the foot of Olympus: Jarvik, Kolff, and DeVries ; Man is his own star: Royal Robbins -- The rock and the hard place. Racing for the Cup ; Getting high ; The Alps ; Offering oneself to the Fat Boys -- The life. Passionate falsehoods ; The first women graduate -- France. Almost pure joy ; Eat, memory ; Paris nights ; Chez nous -- Aspen. Once and future queen ; They call it Paradise ; Snowy nights in Aspen ; Notes from another Aspen -- Writing and what's ahead. Once upon a time, literature. Now what? ; Words' worth
Control code
ocn972385312
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 303 pages
Isbn
9781619029361
Lccn
2017017393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)972385312
Label
Don't save anything : uncollected essays, articles, and profiles, James Salter ; with a preface by Kay Eldredge Salter
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why I write. Some for glory, some for praise -- On other writers. The writing teacher ; Odessa, mon amour ; Like a retired confidential agent, Graham Greene hides quietly in Paris ; An old magician named Nabokov lives and writes in splendid exile ; From Lady Antonia's golden brow springs another figure of history ; Ben Sonnenberg Jr. ; Life for author Han Suyin has been a sometimes hard but always many splendored thing ; D'Annunzio, the immortal who dies -- West Point and beyond. Cool heads ; An army mule named Sid Berry takes command at the Point ; Ike the unlikely -- Men and women. Younger women, older men ; Karyl and me ; When evening falls ; Talk of the town on Bill Clinton -- On the edge. The definitive downhill: Toni Sailer ; At the foot of Olympus: Jarvik, Kolff, and DeVries ; Man is his own star: Royal Robbins -- The rock and the hard place. Racing for the Cup ; Getting high ; The Alps ; Offering oneself to the Fat Boys -- The life. Passionate falsehoods ; The first women graduate -- France. Almost pure joy ; Eat, memory ; Paris nights ; Chez nous -- Aspen. Once and future queen ; They call it Paradise ; Snowy nights in Aspen ; Notes from another Aspen -- Writing and what's ahead. Once upon a time, literature. Now what? ; Words' worth
Control code
ocn972385312
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 303 pages
Isbn
9781619029361
Lccn
2017017393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)972385312

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