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Writer William Kittredge on the Changing American West

Kittredge is best known for his writings about the West of the United States. He grew up on a ranch in southeastern Oregon and ranched himself for ten years. He also taught for years at the University of Montana. His new book is a memoir, "Hole in the Sky," about the land owned by his family for three generations.


Other segments from the episode on July 30, 1992

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, July 30, 1992: Interview with Lucie Duvall; Interview with William Kittredge; Review of Vaclav Havel's book "Summer Meditations."


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