The Guardian Poplar: A Memoir of Deep Roots, Journey, and Rediscovery
Place Published: Salt Lake City, UT
Publisher: University of Utah Press
Date Published: 2012
Book Id: 47635
SIGNED. 300pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] in boards.
Flat-signed by author on half-title.From the book: "The Guardian Poplar is the memoir of a man who grew up in small-town Utah and carried his pioneer and Mormon heritage to a New England prep school and later to Harvard. He then returned to Utah as a doctor, but unexpectedly found himself back at Harvard as its dean on admissions, handling issues such as the Vietnam War student protests and racial and gender reforms."Foreword by Cornel West.