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Ivory from paradise

by David Schmahmann

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Published by Academy Chicago Publishers in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid R. Schmahmann
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3619.C44 I86 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24495019M
ISBN 109780897336123
LC Control Number2010036954
OCLC/WorldCa644675484

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Ivory From Paradise is an unusual book. Most novels that I've read lately start out strong and then fizzle out. This one was the opposite. The beginning was a bit slow and didn't really keep my attention, largely because the writing style is a bit sultry for me - it is slow and leisurely.

Slowly the plot picks up until the last section.5/5(10). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Ivory From Paradise by David Schmahmann at Barnes & Noble.

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I really liked this book. It was intriguing to read an Australian author, who also lives part time in South Africa.4/5. Ivory from Paradise asks us to consider the true value of not only the objects from the past, but that history itself. In short, direct chapters and soaring prose, Schmahmann paints a brilliantly complex family, whose relationships are as flawed as they are believable.

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Behind these parables of paradise are bits of spiritual sustenance that enable a person to grow spiritually. I read Ivory From Paradise, by David Schmahmann.

It’s the story of a white family that scatters from the country during the apartheid era, then returns for a celebration and meets up with its former servants. The book is well written, well plotted, but.

“Ivory from Paradise is a book about South Africa but it’s really about people’s own idealization of their own past, of wanting to see things a particular way, and how breathtaking events can make them revise what they see and remember,” says Schmahmann, adding.

“This can be painful, but if you embrace it, it can also be liberating.”. A Jewish family of South African expatriates is torn by emotional conflicts and a battle over possessions, revealing their illusions about the past and the realities of life in South Africa post Nelson Mandela.

David Schmahmann delivers a touching everyman story with erudite chic and understanding. — Fast Forward Weekly Exquisitely written, detailed, fierily emotional and yet completely cold and callous, The Double Life of Alfred Buber is a unique read that will settle around a reader like a cloying dust and linger, even after a long, hot shower, in.

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Side dishes include fried or mashed plantains and attieke, grated and cooked cassava. Small, local restaurants called maquis serve dishes like kedjenou, chicken stewed with. From the Ivory Coast to Paradise.

Expats Bob and Yvie Norton fell in love with diving in Solomon Islands. So much so they bought a dive hotel. Their tale however started in NZ, and continued through the Ivory Coast before finding paradise. February 7,   Ivory from Paradise Hardcover – 1 Feb.

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One exception to this trend is Conrad’s symbolic use of ivory. Within the frame of the story, his references to ivory can obviously be seen as a representation of the white man’s greed. Towards the end of the book ivory comes to symbolize the oozing evil that drips from the heart of darkness.