Gathering the Desert

These graphite illustrations are from Gathering the Desert by Gary Paul Nabhan and Paul Mirocha, published by University of Arizona Press, 1985.

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Organpipe cactus and monsoon storm cloud

illustration of palm Gathering the Desert

Native desert palms

 

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Amaranth, the poor man’s meat

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Agave, bat polli­nator, and bootleg mescal, graphite illus­tra­tion by Paul Mirocha

 

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