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Relearning the Names of America's Lands

Writer Barry Lopez reads from a new essay, called the Rediscovery of North America, about contemporary views of indigenous landscapes, which developed during the era of European conquest.

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Other segments from the episode on September 14, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, September 14, 1990: Interview with John Densmore; Commentary on American landscapes; Interview with Richard Wurman; Interview with Stephan Salisbury.

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