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Author Schulman, Audrey, 1963-

Title Three weeks in December / Audrey Schulman.

Imprint New York : Europa Editions, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC SCHULMAN,A    Available
Description 353 p. : 1 map ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [351]-353).
Summary This novel interweaves the perspectives of Jeremy, an engineer who leaves small-town Maine in 1899 to oversee the construction of a railroad across East Africa, and finds himself the reluctant hunter of two lions killing his men in nightly attacks; and Max, an American ethnobotanist who travels to Rwanda in 2000 in search of an obscure vine that could become a lifesaving pharmaceutical, but finds herself shadowing a family of gorillas whose survival is threatened by a violent rebel group from nearby Congo.
Subject Railroad engineers -- Fiction.
Ethnobotanists -- Fiction.
Human ecology -- Fiction.
Africa -- Fiction.
ISBN 9781609450649 (pbk.) : $16.00
1609450647 (pbk.) : $16.00

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