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The Resource Desert, J.M.G Le Clézio ; translated from the French by C. Dickson

Desert, J.M.G Le Clézio ; translated from the French by C. Dickson

Label
Desert
Title
Desert
Statement of responsibility
J.M.G Le Clézio ; translated from the French by C. Dickson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
After being driven from their land by French colonial soldiers in 1909, Nour and his people, "the blue men" must search for a haven out of the desert that will shelter them. Interspersed with the story of Nour is the contemporary story of Lalla, a descendent of the blue men, who lives in Morocco and tries to stay true to the blood of her ancestors while experiencing life as a modern immigrant
Member of
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
292268
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Le Clézio, J.-M. G.
Dewey number
843/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dickson, C
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Verba Mundi book
Series volume
[15]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Berbers
  • Tuaregs
  • Young women
  • Berbers
  • Tuaregs
  • Young women
  • Sahara
  • France
  • Sahara
Label
Desert, J.M.G Le Clézio ; translated from the French by C. Dickson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Series numbering from jacket
  • "Originally published in French in 1980 as Désert"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
735842
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9781567923865
Lccn
2009003264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781567923865
  • (OCoLC)301798206
Label
Desert, J.M.G Le Clézio ; translated from the French by C. Dickson
Publication
Note
  • Series numbering from jacket
  • "Originally published in French in 1980 as Désert"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
735842
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9781567923865
Lccn
2009003264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781567923865
  • (OCoLC)301798206

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