John McPhee

About

John McPhee was born in Princeton, New Jersey, and was educated at Princeton University and Cambridge University. His writing career began at Time magazine and led to his long association with The New Yorker, where he has been a staff writer since 1965. Also in 1965, he published his first book, A Sense of Where You Are, with Farrar, Straus and Giroux, and in the years since, he has written over 30 books, including Oranges (1967), Coming into the Country (1977), The Control of Nature (1989), The Founding Fish (2002), Uncommon Carriers (2007), and Silk Parachute (2011). Encounters with the Archdruid (1972) and The Curve of Binding Energy (1974) were nominated for National Book Awards in the category of science. McPhee received the Award in Literature from the Academy of Arts and Letters in 1977. In 1999, he was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Annals of the Former World. He lives in Princeton, New Jersey.

Titles

Silk Parachute

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Oranges

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The Pine Barrens

John McPhee and James Graves

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The Crofter and the Laird

John McPhee and James Graves

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Levels of the Game

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Giving Good Weight

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Basin and Range

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The John McPhee Reader

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Annals of the Former World

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Heirs of General Practice

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Table of Contents

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Coming Into the Country

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Looking for a Ship

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The Ransom of Russian Art

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Irons in the Fire

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Silk Parachute

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Annals of the Former World

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Coming Into the Country

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La Place de la Concorde Suisse

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