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The Resource Leaving before the rains come, by Alexandra Fuller

Leaving before the rains come, by Alexandra Fuller

Label
Leaving before the rains come
Title
Leaving before the rains come
Statement of responsibility
by Alexandra Fuller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
A child of the Rhodesian wars and daughter of two deeply complicated parents, Alexandra Fuller is no stranger to pain. But the disintegration of Fuller’s own marriage leaves her shattered. Looking to pick up the pieces of her life, she finally confronts the tough questions about her past, about the American man she married, and about the family she left behind in Africa
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10392102
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fuller, Alexandra
Dewey number
  • 968.91092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT3150.F85
LC item number
A3 2015b
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print biographies and memoirs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fuller, Alexandra
  • Fuller, Alexandra
  • Fuller, Alexandra
  • Fuller, Alexandra
  • Women
  • Divorced women
  • Intercountry marriage
  • Divorced women
  • Families
  • Intercountry marriage
  • Marriage
  • Women
  • Zimbabwe
  • Zambia
  • Wyoming
  • Wyoming
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
Target audience
adult
Label
Leaving before the rains come, by Alexandra Fuller
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
And Away We Fly -- Madness in Prescribed Doses -- Decisions by Dionysus -- Mr. Adventure's Immunity -- Marital Advice from a Mildly Stoned Cook -- Marriage Vows in the Time of Malaria -- Continental Drift -- Marriage Advice from the End of the World -- Signal Flags -- The Midday Sun -- Last Call on the African Queen -- This Grand Inheritance -- Marriage in the Time of Cholera -- Babies in the Time of Yellow Fever -- Mad Beans, Time, and Ghosts -- The River Runner and the Rat Race -- Fortune Teller Fish -- Falling -- Broken -- Cry for a Whole People -- Leaving Before the Rains Come
Control code
20395201
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
387 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410478597
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014049313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn900792802
Label
Leaving before the rains come, by Alexandra Fuller
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
And Away We Fly -- Madness in Prescribed Doses -- Decisions by Dionysus -- Mr. Adventure's Immunity -- Marital Advice from a Mildly Stoned Cook -- Marriage Vows in the Time of Malaria -- Continental Drift -- Marriage Advice from the End of the World -- Signal Flags -- The Midday Sun -- Last Call on the African Queen -- This Grand Inheritance -- Marriage in the Time of Cholera -- Babies in the Time of Yellow Fever -- Mad Beans, Time, and Ghosts -- The River Runner and the Rat Race -- Fortune Teller Fish -- Falling -- Broken -- Cry for a Whole People -- Leaving Before the Rains Come
Control code
20395201
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
387 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410478597
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014049313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn900792802

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