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Leaving Mother Lake

Leaving Mother Lake

A Girlhood at the Edge of the World

The haunting memoir of a girl growing up in the Moso country in the Himalayas–a unique matrilineal society. But even in this land of women, familial tension is eternal. Namu is a strong-willed daughter, and conflicts between her and her rebellious mother lead her to break the taboo that holds the Moso world together–she leaves her mother’s house.
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Genre: Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage

On Sale: September 3rd 2007

Price: $7.99 / $9.99 (CAD)

Page Count: 304

ISBN-13: 9780316029308

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