The Resource Life times : stories, 1952-2007, Nadine Gordimer

Life times : stories, 1952-2007, Nadine Gordimer

Label
Life times : stories, 1952-2007
Title
Life times
Title remainder
stories, 1952-2007
Statement of responsibility
Nadine Gordimer
Title variation
Life times
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of short fictional works offers insight into the author's use of rich language to convey themes ranging from politics and sexuality to race and family life, in a volume that includes such pieces as "Friday's Footprint" and "Something Out There."
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordimer, Nadine
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9369.3.G6
LC item number
L54 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
South Africa
Label
Life times : stories, 1952-2007, Nadine Gordimer
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
Soft voice of the serpent -- The amateurs -- Six feet of the country -- Face from Atlantis -- Which new era would that be? -- The smell of death and flowers -- Not for publication -- Through time and distance -- A chip of glass ruby -- Some Monday for sure -- Friday's footprint -- The bridegroom -- Livingstone's companions -- Why haven't you written? -- Open house -- A meeting in space -- Rain-queen -- Town and country lovers -- A soldier's embrace -- For dear life -- Oral history -- A lion on the freeway -- At the rendezvous of victory -- Letter from his father -- Something out there -- Once upon a time -- The moment before the gun went off -- The ultimate safari -- A find -- Loot -- The generation gap -- Look-alikes -- The diamond mine -- Tape measure -- Dreaming of the dead -- Beethoven was one-sixteenth black -- Parking tax -- Second coming
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First American edition
Extent
549 pages
Isbn
9780374270537
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010023403
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn555656627
  • (OCoLC)555656627
Label
Life times : stories, 1952-2007, Nadine Gordimer
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
Soft voice of the serpent -- The amateurs -- Six feet of the country -- Face from Atlantis -- Which new era would that be? -- The smell of death and flowers -- Not for publication -- Through time and distance -- A chip of glass ruby -- Some Monday for sure -- Friday's footprint -- The bridegroom -- Livingstone's companions -- Why haven't you written? -- Open house -- A meeting in space -- Rain-queen -- Town and country lovers -- A soldier's embrace -- For dear life -- Oral history -- A lion on the freeway -- At the rendezvous of victory -- Letter from his father -- Something out there -- Once upon a time -- The moment before the gun went off -- The ultimate safari -- A find -- Loot -- The generation gap -- Look-alikes -- The diamond mine -- Tape measure -- Dreaming of the dead -- Beethoven was one-sixteenth black -- Parking tax -- Second coming
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First American edition
Extent
549 pages
Isbn
9780374270537
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010023403
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn555656627
  • (OCoLC)555656627

Library Locations

    • Britannia Branch Vancouver Public LibraryBorrow it
      1661 Napier Street, Vancouver, BC, V5L 4X4, CA
      49.275064 -123.069814
    • Vancouver Public Library, Central Library (Open with Limited Services - Children’s Library, Level 2 and Level 3)Borrow it
      350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 6B1, CA
      49.280188 -123.114755
Processing Feedback ...