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The Resource Anil's ghost, Michael Ondaatje. --

Anil's ghost, Michael Ondaatje. --

Label
Anil's ghost
Title
Anil's ghost
Statement of responsibility
Michael Ondaatje. --
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A woman born in Sri Lanka returns home as a forensic pathologist sent to help find the source of the organized campaigns of murder engulging the island
  • "Anil's Ghost transports us to Sri Lanka, a country steeped in centuries of tradition, now forced into the late twentieth century by the ravages of civil war. Into this maelstrom steps Anil Tissera, a young woman born in Sri Lanka, educated in England and America, who returns to her homeland as a forensic anthropologist sent by an international human rights group to discover the source of the organized campaigns of murder engulfing the island. What follows is a story about love, about family, about identity, about the unknown enemy, about the quest to unlock the hidden past<U+2013>a story propelled by a riveting mystery."--Publisher
Awards note
  • Winner of the Giller Prize, 2000.
  • Winner of the Governor General's Award for fiction, 2000.
Cataloging source
OSTC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ondaatje, Michael
Dewey number
F
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.O5
LC item number
A84 2000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women forensic anthropologists
  • Dead
  • Human rights workers
  • Giller Prize
  • Governor General's Award
  • Sri Lanka
Label
Anil's ghost, Michael Ondaatje. --
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9780771068935
Isbn Type
(hc.)
System control number
  • lwn00082448
  • 442462
Label
Anil's ghost, Michael Ondaatje. --
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9780771068935
Isbn Type
(hc.)
System control number
  • lwn00082448
  • 442462

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