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The Resource Rwanda means the universe : a native's memoir of blood and bloodlines, Louise Mushikiwabo and Jack Kramer

Rwanda means the universe : a native's memoir of blood and bloodlines, Louise Mushikiwabo and Jack Kramer

Label
Rwanda means the universe : a native's memoir of blood and bloodlines
Title
Rwanda means the universe
Title remainder
a native's memoir of blood and bloodlines
Statement of responsibility
Louise Mushikiwabo and Jack Kramer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A first-person account of the Rwanda genocide of 1994 describes how the author, a resident of the U.S. at the time, lost most of the members of her family over the course of a week, in a memoir that also describes her family's cultural history and her witness to social relations between Bahutu and Batutsi neighbors
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mushikiwabo, Louise
Dewey number
967.57104/31
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DT450.435
LC item number
.M875 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kramer, Jack
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mushikiwabo, Louise
  • Mushikiwabo, Louise
  • Civil War (Rwanda : 1994)
  • Rwanda
  • Rwanda
  • Genocide
  • Tutsi (African people)
  • Hutu (African people)
  • Rwanda
  • Atrocities
  • Ethnic relations
  • Genocide
  • Hutu (African people)
  • Tutsi (African people)
  • Rwanda
  • Rwanda
Label
Rwanda means the universe : a native's memoir of blood and bloodlines, Louise Mushikiwabo and Jack Kramer
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Countdown to apocalypse -- In-laws, outlaws, and a pratfall from grace -- Day one: the bankers are restless -- Day two: arcadia adrift -- Day three: a black mamba summons our president to its lair -- Day four: the game is up -- Day five: distant Keening -- Day six: our poor caged bird -- II: In the crèche of the great river -- Mama married the seducer -- The boulevard Bitsinkinkumi -- Alone in Africa -- Bailiff Segahembe -- Melody ranch -- Too much love drives the world insane -- Bujumbura secrets -- "That's all you need to know, you can't go" -- Reconstructing the larger crime -- III: Original sin -- Black man, white man, brigand, fool -- Muganza of the prince's own Inzirabwoba -- Mythmaker, mythmaker -- Among princely domains -- Lady Macbeth in Africa -- Rwanda at the end of her rope -- Captain Max and his renegade Batutsi -- Belgium's Eagnerian swoon -- Kabenga's war with the Belgians -- Little chief Elizabeti -- IV: Interludes with the think itself -- The door cracks -- Where the warder is despair -- The genocide group, SA -- The law must go its way -- The day itself -- A single death, a tragedy; a million, a statistic
Control code
ocm62326917
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 367 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780312209599
Lccn
2005057441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62326917
  • (OCoLC)62326917
Label
Rwanda means the universe : a native's memoir of blood and bloodlines, Louise Mushikiwabo and Jack Kramer
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Countdown to apocalypse -- In-laws, outlaws, and a pratfall from grace -- Day one: the bankers are restless -- Day two: arcadia adrift -- Day three: a black mamba summons our president to its lair -- Day four: the game is up -- Day five: distant Keening -- Day six: our poor caged bird -- II: In the crèche of the great river -- Mama married the seducer -- The boulevard Bitsinkinkumi -- Alone in Africa -- Bailiff Segahembe -- Melody ranch -- Too much love drives the world insane -- Bujumbura secrets -- "That's all you need to know, you can't go" -- Reconstructing the larger crime -- III: Original sin -- Black man, white man, brigand, fool -- Muganza of the prince's own Inzirabwoba -- Mythmaker, mythmaker -- Among princely domains -- Lady Macbeth in Africa -- Rwanda at the end of her rope -- Captain Max and his renegade Batutsi -- Belgium's Eagnerian swoon -- Kabenga's war with the Belgians -- Little chief Elizabeti -- IV: Interludes with the think itself -- The door cracks -- Where the warder is despair -- The genocide group, SA -- The law must go its way -- The day itself -- A single death, a tragedy; a million, a statistic
Control code
ocm62326917
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 367 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780312209599
Lccn
2005057441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62326917
  • (OCoLC)62326917

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