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The Resource Across many mountains : a Tibetan family's epic journey from oppression to freedom, Yangzom Brauen ; translated by Katy Derbyshire

Across many mountains : a Tibetan family's epic journey from oppression to freedom, Yangzom Brauen ; translated by Katy Derbyshire

Label
Across many mountains : a Tibetan family's epic journey from oppression to freedom
Title
Across many mountains
Title remainder
a Tibetan family's epic journey from oppression to freedom
Statement of responsibility
Yangzom Brauen ; translated by Katy Derbyshire
Title variation
Across many mountains
Title variation remainder
a Tibetan familys epic journey from oppression to freedom
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Summary
Shares the stories of three generations of Tibetan women whose lives have been inalterably transformed by the Red Army occupation, recounting how the political activist author's Tibetan nun grandmother fled the 1950 invasion and endured hardship and tragedy before finding security and family renewal in Switzerland
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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10014856
Cataloging source
DLC
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1980-
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Brauen, Yangzom
Dewey number
  • 305.895/410494092
  • B
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS786
LC item number
.B71513 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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Derbyshire, Katy
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True
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  • Brauen, Yangzom
  • Brauen, Yangzom
  • Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
  • Refugees, Tibetan
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Grandmothers
  • Immigrants
  • Switzerland
  • Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
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a Tibetan family's epic journey from oppression to freedom
Label
Across many mountains : a Tibetan family's epic journey from oppression to freedom, Yangzom Brauen ; translated by Katy Derbyshire
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2011
  • "First published in different format in Germany by Heyne Verlag under the title Eisenvogel"--T.p. verso
  • "Unabridged"--T.p. verso
Control code
2011043147
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
481 p. (large print)
Isbn
9781410445261
Lccn
2011043147
Other physical details
1 map
Label
Across many mountains : a Tibetan family's epic journey from oppression to freedom, Yangzom Brauen ; translated by Katy Derbyshire
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2011
  • "First published in different format in Germany by Heyne Verlag under the title Eisenvogel"--T.p. verso
  • "Unabridged"--T.p. verso
Control code
2011043147
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
481 p. (large print)
Isbn
9781410445261
Lccn
2011043147
Other physical details
1 map

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