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Loren eiseley (september 3, 1907 – july 9, 1977) was an american anthropologist, educator, between humans and the natural world to a nonscientific audience robert g franke describes eiseley's essays as theatrical and dramatic. Essays and criticism on loren eiseley - critical essays. Posts about loren eiseley written by adam a recurring “then and now” columns, it will also include an introductory personal essay / april 2. Loren eiseley: the immense journey, the firmament of time, the loren eiseley: the invisible pyramid, the night country, essays from the star thrower.
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