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The Resource Gardens in the dunes : a novel, Leslie Marmon Silko

Gardens in the dunes : a novel, Leslie Marmon Silko

Label
Gardens in the dunes : a novel
Title
Gardens in the dunes
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Leslie Marmon Silko
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Indigo, an Indian girl from Arizona orphaned by U.S. Cavalry, is adopted by an intellectual white woman who takes her on a tour of Europe. A look at Western civilization through Indigo's eyes
Summary
An Indian girl left orphaned after soldiers raid and destroy her village is adopted by a well-meaning American family, but she cannot forget her past and accept the white traditions and education they expect her to embrace
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 1999.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
006713
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
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Silko, Leslie Marmon
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.I44
LC item number
G37 1999
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Voyages around the world
  • Indian children
  • Acculturation
  • Socialites
  • Adoption
  • Orphans
  • Adoption
  • Orphans
  • Acculturation
  • Adoption
  • Indian children
  • Indians of North America
  • Orphans
  • Socialites
  • Voyages around the world
Target audience
adult
Label
Gardens in the dunes : a novel, Leslie Marmon Silko
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
Control code
ocm40359498
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
479 pages
Isbn
9780684811543
Lccn
98051987
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)40359498
Label
Gardens in the dunes : a novel, Leslie Marmon Silko
Publication
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
ocm40359498
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
479 pages
Isbn
9780684811543
Lccn
98051987
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)40359498

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      410 S. Water Street, Silverton, OR, 97381, US
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      515 N First Avenue, Stayton, OR, 97383, US
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