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The Resource A road unforeseen : women fight the Islamic State, Meredith Tax ; photographs by Joey L

A road unforeseen : women fight the Islamic State, Meredith Tax ; photographs by Joey L

Label
A road unforeseen : women fight the Islamic State
Title
A road unforeseen
Title remainder
women fight the Islamic State
Statement of responsibility
Meredith Tax ; photographs by Joey L
Creator
Contributor
Author
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the history of the Syrian Rojava Kurds, a democratic secular society whose all-women militia was instrumental in the mountaintop rescue of tens of thousands of civilians besieged by the Islamic State in Iraq
Summary
A secular feminist army courageously challenges the Islamic State
Tone
Writing style
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10534345
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Tax, Meredith
Dewey number
956.91042
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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L., Joey
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True
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  • IS (Organization)
  • IS (Organization)
  • Militia movements
  • Women soldiers
  • Syria
  • Militia movements
  • Women soldiers
  • HISTORY / Revolutionary
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Women in Politics
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Middle Eastern
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies
Target audience
adult
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women fight the Islamic State
Label
A road unforeseen : women fight the Islamic State, Meredith Tax ; photographs by Joey L
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-319) and 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
A road unforeseen -- The Kurds -- Separated at birth -- Insurrection and genocide -- The people take up the struggle -- Kurdish women rising -- Democratic autonomy in Turkey and Syria -- The battle of Kobane and its backlash -- The birth of Daesh -- Daesh vs. Kobane -- War and peace in Turkey -- Some questions remain
Control code
ocn923554666
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9781942658108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)923554666
Label
A road unforeseen : women fight the Islamic State, Meredith Tax ; photographs by Joey L
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-319) and 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
A road unforeseen -- The Kurds -- Separated at birth -- Insurrection and genocide -- The people take up the struggle -- Kurdish women rising -- Democratic autonomy in Turkey and Syria -- The battle of Kobane and its backlash -- The birth of Daesh -- Daesh vs. Kobane -- War and peace in Turkey -- Some questions remain
Control code
ocn923554666
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9781942658108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)923554666

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