The Greenlanders by Jane Smiley

The Greenlanders by Jane Smiley

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Set in medieval Greenland, this novel recounts the history of a community plagued with rivalries and feuds, famines and battles with Eskimos. Although the story centres on a woman's struggle in exile, the main theme of the book is the decay and ultimate destruction of a way of a civilization.

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Set in medieval Greenland, this novel recounts the history of a community plagued with rivalries and feuds, famines and battles with Eskimos. Although the story centres on a woman's struggle in exile, the main theme of the book is the decay and ultimate destruction of a civilization. Jane Smiley has also written the novels "Paradise Gate", "Duplicate Keys" and "The Age of Grief".

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SKU GOR005511739
Title The Greenlanders
Author By (author) Jane Smiley
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Year Published 1988
Number of Pages 576
ISBN 10 0002234742
ISBN 13 9780002234740
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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Description

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Set in medieval Greenland, this novel recounts the history of a community plagued with rivalries and feuds, famines and battles with Eskimos. Although the story centres on a woman's struggle in exile, the main theme of the book is the decay and ultimate destruction of a civilization. Jane Smiley has also written the novels "Paradise Gate", "Duplicate Keys" and "The Age of Grief".
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR005511739
Title The Greenlanders
Author By (author) Jane Smiley
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Year Published 1988
Number of Pages 576
ISBN 10 0002234742
ISBN 13 9780002234740
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No