conservationists. by Douglas H. Strong

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Published by Addison-Wesley in Menlo Park, Calif .

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About the Author Nadine Gordimer is the author of eleven previous novels, as well as collections of stories and essays. She has received many awards, including the Booker Prize (for The Conservationist in ) and the Nobel Prize in Literature in She lives in Johannesburg, South Africa/5(69).

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The Conservationist is a novel by the South African writer Nadine book was a joint winner of the Booker-McConnell Prize for fiction. It is described as more complex in design and technique than Gordimer's earlier novels.

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Articles cover a broad range of environmental and natural history related topics, including fishing, hiking, recreation, travel, hunting, and nature studies. A novel with the same carefully exhaled quality of Gordimer's short stories &#; less like storytelling than a conceptual painting.

Visualize a symbolic black corpse posted at either end like the pillars of hell, and in between an expanse of bleached grasses and baked, repetitive hills &#; the terrain of a white South African's consciousness.

Mehring is a successful Johannesburger who. The conservation movement, also known as nature conservation, is a political, environmental, and social movement that seeks to protect natural resources, including animal and plant species as well as their habitat for the future.

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New York: Penguin Books, © Edition/Format: Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats: Summary: Mehring, a wealthy, dominating South African industrialist moves to preserve his way of life, his power, and his possessions in the face of.

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