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The Resource A house in the sky : a memoir, by Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett

A house in the sky : a memoir, by Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett

Label
A house in the sky : a memoir
Title
A house in the sky
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
by Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Documents the author's backpacking tours through some of the world's most dangerous and war-ridden regions, describing her work as a fledgling television reporter, her brutal 15-month incarceration in Somalia and her founding of a non-profit organization to promote aid, development and education
Tone
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2013.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2013
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10217184
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lindhout, Amanda
Dewey number
  • 070.92
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN4913.L495
LC item number
A3 2013b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Corbett, Sara
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lindhout, Amanda
  • Journalists
  • Hostages
  • Large type books
  • Somalia
Target audience
adult
Label
A house in the sky : a memoir, by Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
993963
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
pages ; cm.
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410463791
Lccn
2013032080
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781410463791
  • (OCoLC)855362850
Label
A house in the sky : a memoir, by Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
993963
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
pages ; cm.
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410463791
Lccn
2013032080
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781410463791
  • (OCoLC)855362850

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