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Edward Abbey's Southwest

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Featured on the August 4th, 2017 edition of ARIZONA SPOTLIGHT with host Mark McLemore:

nogales sewer break spotlight Touring the extent of the damage from the sewer pipe break in Nogales, Arizona.



  • Film writer Chris Dashiell looks back at Lonely Are the Brave, a film from 1962 starring Kirk Douglas that owes its unique take on the Southwest to its source material, a novel by Edward Abbey...
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