The Resource Nima : a novel, Adam Popescu., (ebook)

Nima : a novel, Adam Popescu., (ebook)

Label
Nima : a novel
Title
Nima
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Adam Popescu.
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nima is a young Sherpa woman living in the foothills of the Himalayas, a range so immense and a place so isolated it is impossible to imagine anything existing beyond it. Nima and her sister are both betrothed to Norbu, a local Sherpa, but when Norbu stuns both families by only wanting to marry Nima, Nima flees her father's wrath and the destiny that had been arranged for all of them. Disguised as a man, Nima seeks work, and is hired by an American journalist to guide their small group up to Everest Base Camp. The journey is treacherous, and Nima challenges every restriction her culture places on her gender while balancing the duties of her new role as guide. Popescu brings to life the many contradictions of the region through the eyes of Nima: trails strewn with litter overlook majestic views, Buddhist clarity is marred by sexual oppression, and a tourism industry that fuels the local economy also threatening to destroy it
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Popescu, Adam
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
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Target audience
adult
Label
Nima : a novel, Adam Popescu., (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781944700966
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12364686
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12364686
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Nima : a novel, Adam Popescu., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781944700966
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12364686
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12364686
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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