Unsheltered

By: Barbara Kingsolver

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2016 Vineland Meet Willa Knox, a woman who stands braced against an upended world that seems to hold no mercy for her shattered life and family - or the crumbling house that contains her. 1871 Vineland Thatcher Greenwood, the new science teacher, is a fervent advocate of the work of Charles Darwin, and he is keen to communicate his ideas to his students. But those in power in Thatcher's small town have no desire for a new world order. Thatcher and his teachings are not welcome. Both Willa and Thatcher resist the prevailing logic. Both are asked to pay a high price for their courage. But both also find inspiration -- and an unlikely kindred spirit -- in Mary Treat, a scientist, adventurer and anachronism. A testament to both the resilience and persistent myopia of the human condition, Unsheltered explores the foundations we build in life, spanning time and place to give us all a clearer look at those around us, and perhaps ourselves. It is a novel that speaks truly to our times. 464 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9780571347018. Inventory No: 249612. Paperback

Title: Unsheltered

Author Name: Barbara Kingsolver

Categories: Fiction,

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 2018

ISBN Number: 0571347010

ISBN Number 13: 9780571347018

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good Condition

Seller ID: 249612

Keywords: BZDB43 Fiction; Fiction; Unsheltered Barbara Kingsolver Paperback,