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Hunters and gatherers

Author: Francine Prose
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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How do women treat one another in the absence of men to treat them badly? Martha, the protagonist, finds out when after a bust-up with her boyfriend she joins devotees of a matriarchal goddess in a New Age boot camp in the Arizona desert. A satire on New Age religion and knee-jerk feminism.
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Genre/Form: Religious fiction
Satire
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francine Prose
ISBN: 0374173710 9780374173715
OCLC Number: 32015614
Description: 247 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Francine Prose.
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How do women treat one another in the absence of men to treat them badly? Martha, the protagonist, finds out when after a bust-up with her boyfriend she joins devotees of a matriarchal goddess in a New Age boot camp in the Arizona desert. A satire on New Age religion and knee-jerk feminism.

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