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The Resource Strength in what remains, Tracy Kidder, (electronic resource)

Strength in what remains, Tracy Kidder, (electronic resource)

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
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
E184.B89
LC item number
K53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Niyizonkiza, Deo
  • Dartmouth Medical School
  • Burundian Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Genocide
  • Refugees
  • Immigrants
  • Medical students
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
Strength in what remains, Tracy Kidder, (electronic resource)
Link
http://vpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E1AF95A3-8090-4BCD-9D04-301A3CE53AE1
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
  • B002LLRDTC (Amazon Standard Identification Number (ASIN))
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
black and white
Contents
Flights -- Gusimbura
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 277 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781588368515
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Specific material designation
other
System control number
  • ocn464227854
  • (OCoLC)464227854
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1901 KB)
Label
Strength in what remains, Tracy Kidder, (electronic resource)
Link
http://vpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E1AF95A3-8090-4BCD-9D04-301A3CE53AE1
Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
  • B002LLRDTC (Amazon Standard Identification Number (ASIN))
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
black and white
Contents
Flights -- Gusimbura
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 277 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781588368515
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Specific material designation
other
System control number
  • ocn464227854
  • (OCoLC)464227854
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1901 KB)

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