The Resource A long way home : A Memoir., Saroo Brierley, (electronic resource)

A long way home : A Memoir., Saroo Brierley, (electronic resource)

Label
A long way home : A Memoir.
Title
A long way home
Title remainder
A Memoir.
Statement of responsibility
Saroo Brierley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First it was a media sensation. Then it became the #1 international bestseller A Long Way Home. Now it's Lion, a major motion picture starring Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, and Rooney Mara. This is the miraculous and triumphant story of Saroo Brierley, a young man who used Google Earth to rediscover his childhood life and home in an incredible journey from India to Australia and back again...At only five years old, Saroo Brierley got lost on a train in India. Unable to read or write or recall the name of his hometown or even his own last name, he survived alone for weeks on the rough streets of Calcutta before ultimately being transferred to an agency and adopted by a couple in Australia.Despite his gratitude, Brierley always wondered about his origins. Eventually, with the advent of Google Earth, he had the opportunity to look for the needle in a haystack he once called home, and pore over satellite images for landmarks he might recognize or mathematical equations that might further narrow down the labyrinthine map of India. One day, after years of searching, he miraculously found what he was looking for and set off to find his family.A Long Way Home is a moving, poignant, and inspirational true story of survival and triumph against incredible odds. It celebrates the importance of never letting go of what drives the human spirit: hope
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brierley, Saroo
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Family & Relationships
  • Travel
Label
A long way home : A Memoir., Saroo Brierley, (electronic resource)
Link
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0001438496
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EB26553A-6DEF-4D91-A6A2-D791A4119E63
System control number
EB26553A-6DEF-4D91-A6A2-D791A4119E63
Label
A long way home : A Memoir., Saroo Brierley, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0001438496
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EB26553A-6DEF-4D91-A6A2-D791A4119E63
System control number
EB26553A-6DEF-4D91-A6A2-D791A4119E63

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