The Resource Mating, Norman Rush

Mating, Norman Rush

Label
Mating
Title
Mating
Statement of responsibility
Norman Rush
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in the African republic of Botswana--the locale of his acclaimed short story collection, Whites--Norman Rush's novel simultaneously explores the highest of intellectual high grounds and the most tortuous ravines of the erotic and tackles the geopolitics of poverty and the mystery of what men and women really want
Summary
Two Americans--a thirtyish anthropologist in the pursuit of a man, and a late-forties utopian who has set up a modern-day Eden--search for love in 1980s Botswana, Africa, a land full of political turmoil and local color
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
National Book Award for Fiction, 1991.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
053429
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rush, Norman
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women anthropologists
  • Botswana
  • Women anthropologists
  • Botswana
Target audience
adult
Label
Mating, Norman Rush
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
Guilty repose -- The solar democrat -- My expedition -- Tsau -- Acquisitive love -- Love itself -- Strife -- About the foregoing
Control code
ocm25747644
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage International ed.
Extent
480 pages
Isbn
9780679737094
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Lccn
92050106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)25747644
Label
Mating, Norman Rush
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
Guilty repose -- The solar democrat -- My expedition -- Tsau -- Acquisitive love -- Love itself -- Strife -- About the foregoing
Control code
ocm25747644
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage International ed.
Extent
480 pages
Isbn
9780679737094
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Lccn
92050106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)25747644

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