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The Resource The preservationist, David Maine

The preservationist, David Maine

Label
The preservationist
Title
The preservationist
Statement of responsibility
David Maine
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In The preservationist, Dave Maine tells the story of Noe who has been called by God to build a boat and collect two of every animal on earth to be saved from a coming deluge. The magic comes in subsequent chapters being told from different characters points of view: Noe; his wife; his sons Japheth, Cham, and Sem; and his daughter-in-laws Bera, Ilya, and Mirn. The preservationist does not deal with matters of faith or historical fact. Instead the author simply, wisely, asks himself what it was like to be there, "when the rain began to fall." He imagines the world before Abraham, before God became involved in international politics, or, for that matter, in organized religious practice. In details small and large, Maine convinces us that the world Noah worked to hard to save is indeed worth preserving
Storyline
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
124356
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maine, David
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3613.A3495
LC item number
P74 2004
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Noah
  • Animals
  • Noah's ark
  • Deluge
Target audience
adult
Label
The preservationist, David Maine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [v])
Control code
2376393
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
230 p.
Isbn
9780312328474
Lccn
2003070881
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm53971662
Label
The preservationist, David Maine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [v])
Control code
2376393
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
230 p.
Isbn
9780312328474
Lccn
2003070881
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm53971662

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