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The Resource Cocktail hour under the tree of forgetfulness, Alexandra Fuller

Cocktail hour under the tree of forgetfulness, Alexandra Fuller

Label
Cocktail hour under the tree of forgetfulness
Title
Cocktail hour under the tree of forgetfulness
Statement of responsibility
Alexandra Fuller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the stories of the author's parents' respective childhoods in Kenya and England, recounts her own upbringing in Africa, and offers insight into the impact of their beliefs and the waning of the British empire on her parents' marriage
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2011.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
394946
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fuller, Alexandra
Dewey number
  • 968.91/04092
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fuller, Nicola
  • Zimbabwe
  • Zimbabwe
  • Zimbabwe
  • Fuller, Alexandra
  • Fuller, Alexandra
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Women
  • British
Target audience
adult
Label
Cocktail hour under the tree of forgetfulness, Alexandra Fuller
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
pt. 1. Nicola Fuller of Central Africa learns to fly -- Nicola Huntingford is born -- Nicola and the fancy dress parties -- Roger Huntingford's war -- Nicola Huntingford learns to ride -- Nicola Fuller of Central Africa goes to her high school reunion -- Nicola Huntingford, the Afrikaner, and the perfect horse -- Nicola Huntingford and the Mau Mau -- pt. 2. Tim Fuller of no fixed abode -- Nicola Fuller and the perfect house -- Rhodesia: Round one -- Nicola Fuller in England -- Rhodesia: Round two -- Olivia -- Nicola Fuller and the end of Rhodesia -- pt. 3. Nicola Fuller of Central Africa and the tree of forgetfulness -- Nicola Fuller of Central Africa at home
Control code
ocn682892580
Dimensions
24cm.
Extent
238 p.
Isbn
9781594202995
Lccn
2011010233
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)682892580
Label
Cocktail hour under the tree of forgetfulness, Alexandra Fuller
Publication
Contents
pt. 1. Nicola Fuller of Central Africa learns to fly -- Nicola Huntingford is born -- Nicola and the fancy dress parties -- Roger Huntingford's war -- Nicola Huntingford learns to ride -- Nicola Fuller of Central Africa goes to her high school reunion -- Nicola Huntingford, the Afrikaner, and the perfect horse -- Nicola Huntingford and the Mau Mau -- pt. 2. Tim Fuller of no fixed abode -- Nicola Fuller and the perfect house -- Rhodesia: Round one -- Nicola Fuller in England -- Rhodesia: Round two -- Olivia -- Nicola Fuller and the end of Rhodesia -- pt. 3. Nicola Fuller of Central Africa and the tree of forgetfulness -- Nicola Fuller of Central Africa at home
Control code
ocn682892580
Dimensions
24cm.
Extent
238 p.
Isbn
9781594202995
Lccn
2011010233
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)682892580

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