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6 edition of Beyond Desert Walls found in the catalog.

Beyond Desert Walls

Essays from Prison

by Ken Lamberton

  • 300 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by University of Arizona Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nature,
  • Rehabilitation,
  • General,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Science,
  • Prisons,
  • Prisoners,
  • Lamberton, Ken,,
  • Essays,
  • Biography,
  • Tucson,
  • 1958-,
  • Arizona,
  • Criminals

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8069632M
    ISBN 100816523541
    ISBN 109780816523542

    The Glass Castle, the fantastical Walls family future home, is the memoir’s central symbol. Jeannette as a child shares her father’s dream of building it, and at this point the dream seems attainable, as evidenced by the blueprints and floor plans. Related Quotes with Explanations. Though the one thing Dad doesn’t enjoy talking about is. Both books and buildings have voices. But rather than the letters of an alphabet, buildings use towers and spires, columns and buttresses, mosaics and paintings, glass and geometric figures, and statues and friezes to speak volumes.5/5(3).

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“The book is a thought-provoking account of one man’s quest to look beyond his prison cell and find inner peace through nature.”—. A teacher and family man incarcerated in Arizona State Prison—the result of a transgression that would cost him a dozen years of his life—Ken Lamberton can see beyond his desert walls.

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The Glass Castle falls short of being art, but it's a very good memoir. At one point, describing her early literary tastes, Walls mentions that ''my favorite books all involved people dealing with hardships.'' And she has succeeded in doing what most writers set out to do -- to write the kind of book they themselves most want to read.Emerging from the landscape is &Beyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge, a spectacular masterpiece of glass, rock and steel pavilions with a bold geometric structure at the centre.

The lodge extends over an ocean of dunes and gravel planes, in perfect harmony with its elemental surrounds.Even as Jeannette attempts to establish her own kind of order against her parents’ turbulent lifestyle, the book suggests at times that order and turbulence may work in tandem rather than in opposition.

As Mom tells Jeannette about a certain gnarled tree in the desert, “It’s the Joshua tree’s struggle that gives it .