The Resource A Palace of Pearls, (ebook)

A Palace of Pearls, (ebook)

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A Palace of Pearls
Title
A Palace of Pearls
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Language
eng
Summary
Jane Miller is a traveler stimulated by ideas beyond our immediate sphere. In this book-length sequence animated and propelled by a confrontation with her dead father, she meditates on home, love, war and the responsibility of the poet. A Palace of Pearls is inspired by one of the most spectacular civilizations in history, the Arab kingdom of Al-Andalus-a Middle Age civilization where architecture, science and art flourished and Christians, Jews and Muslims lived in relative harmony. The reader roams through "rooms," encountering Greek, Judaic and Roman mythology, and through the streets of fifteenth-century Spain and contemporary Rome in Miller's most personal and associative volume. From A Palace of Pearls: We bow our heads for the ancient draping of the gardenia lei in the hotel lobby and are relieved of our possessions as per a reminder that one must enter Paradise a little naked
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Midwest
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Miller, Jane
Dewey number
  • 811.54
  • 811/.54
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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Poetry
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adult
Label
A Palace of Pearls, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Isbn
9781619320505
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11858249
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remote
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11858249
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MWT11858249
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A Palace of Pearls, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781619320505
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11858249
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11858249
System control number
MWT11858249
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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