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The Resource Strength in what remains, Tracy Kidder

Strength in what remains, Tracy Kidder

Label
Strength in what remains
Title
Strength in what remains
Statement of responsibility
Tracy Kidder
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author Tracy Kidder returns with the extraordinary true story of Deo, a young man who arrives in America from Burundi in search of a new life. After surviving a civil war and genocide, he ekes out a precarious existence delivering groceries, living in Central Park, and learning English by reading dictionaries in bookstores until he begins to meet the strangers who will change his life, pointing him eventually in the direction of Columbia University, medical school, and a life devoted to healing
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kidder, Tracy
Dewey number
  • 305.896/7572073
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
E184.B89
LC item number
K53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WZ 100
NLM item number
N735 2009
Series statement
Book club kit
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Niyizonkiza, Deo
  • Dartmouth Medical School
  • Niyizonkiza, Deo
  • Dartmouth Medical School
  • Burundian Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Genocide
  • Refugees
  • Immigrants
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Medical students
  • Burundian Americans
  • Genocide
  • Immigrants
  • Medical students
  • Refugees
  • Burundi
  • New York (State)
  • United States
  • Refugees
  • Genocide
  • Clive Book Club
  • African Americans
  • Emigrants and Immigrants
  • Emigrants and Immigrants
  • History, 20th Century
  • Homicide
  • Refugees
  • Students, Medical
Label
Strength in what remains, Tracy Kidder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-277)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Flights -- Gusimbura
Control code
ocn263605390
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 277 pages
Isbn
9781400066216
Lccn
2008044865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o263605390
  • (OCoLC)263605390
Label
Strength in what remains, Tracy Kidder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-277)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Flights -- Gusimbura
Control code
ocn263605390
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 277 pages
Isbn
9781400066216
Lccn
2008044865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o263605390
  • (OCoLC)263605390

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