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The Resource Fieldwork, Mischa Berlinski

Fieldwork, Mischa Berlinski

Label
Fieldwork
Title
Fieldwork
Statement of responsibility
Mischa Berlinski
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Vivid, passionate, funny, deeply researched, and page-turningly plotted, this novel--set in northern Thailand--is a daring, spellbinding tale of anthropologists, missionaries, demon possession, sexual taboos, murder, and an obsessed young reporter named Mischa Berlinski
Summary
Following his girlfriend to her new teaching position in Thailand, a young reporter researches the story of American anthropologist Martiya van der Leun, following her suicide in the Thai prison where she was serving a lengthy sentence for murder
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
154961
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berlinski, Mischa
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thailand
  • Women anthropologists
  • Missionaries
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Missionaries
  • Women anthropologists
  • Thailand
Target audience
adult
Label
Fieldwork, Mischa Berlinski
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
part one: a good story -- part two: the story the walkers told of themselves -- part three: the natives' point of view -- Part four: possessed -- part five: the pendulum-edge of the soul -- epilogue
Control code
ocn166378135
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9780312427467
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)166378135
Label
Fieldwork, Mischa Berlinski
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
part one: a good story -- part two: the story the walkers told of themselves -- part three: the natives' point of view -- Part four: possessed -- part five: the pendulum-edge of the soul -- epilogue
Control code
ocn166378135
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9780312427467
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)166378135

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