5 edition of The white bone found in the catalog.
The white bone
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 329 p. :|
|Number of Pages||329|
Hydrologic, water-quality, and meteorologic data for Newberry Volcano and vicinity, Deschutes County, Oregon, 1991-93
Architecture as city
Testimony of Dr. Linus Pauling.
William H. McHenry.
The Chilean coup détat
Poems of sorrow and happiness.
Rat (Suzanne Whites Chinese Astrology)
Business operations in India
Pressure vessels and piping
New songs supreme
Modern minor prophets
Sincerity proved a sure safeguard against all fatal ignorance and error in a discourse on John vii.17
Six Oxford thinkers: Edward Gibbon, John Henry Newman, R.W. Church, James Anthony Froude, Walter Pater, Lord Morley of Blackburn
The White Bone: A Novel is the struggle for existence, family, meaning and understanding, as seen through the eyes of the remnants of a clan of African elephants.
The main character is Mud, a young female orphaned at birth. she is adopted by another clan, and their lives entwine.4/5(88). In "The White Bone," a novel imagined entirely from the perspective of African elephants, Barbara Gowdy creates a world whole and separate that yet illuminates our own.
For years, young Mud and her family have roamed the high grasses, swamps, and deserts of the sub-Sahara/5. In The White Bone, a novel imagined entirely from the perspective of African elephants, Barbara Gowdy creates a world whole and separate that yet illuminates our own.
For years, young Mud and her family have roamed the high grasses, swamps, and deserts of the : Holt, Henry & Company, Inc. Meanwhile, Tall Time, father of Mud's calf, is on a lonely quest of his own for the White Bone—a quest that takes him to the land of the Lost Ones, distantly related elephants who have evolved into smaller, mountain-dwelling visionaries.
The White Bone. When Date Bed is separated from her family, she discovers that the Domain has been warped by the violence of man. Because these are “abnormal times,” she’s not quite certain of animals’ behaviors anymore.
It’s clear that the arrival of man has not only altered the elephants’ world, but the animal kingdom at large.