Spanning three hundred years of imaginary time, and four years of real time, "Popular Anatomy" is set in the present and imagined from the future. A perversely historical novel this comic chronicle springs from Vancouver in the inflationary years of the early 1980s. Its galaxy of characters -- born and unborn, white and black, impoverished and professional -- all seek a richer, closer world against expanding odds. Debt and ruin loom in a crippling recession that succeeds the Year of the Rooster. Touching down in cities ...

Popular Anatomy 1995, Porcupine's Quill

ISBN-13: 9780889841499

Trade paperback

Select