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The Resource Another man's war : the true story of one man's battle to save children in the Sudan, Sam Childers

Another man's war : the true story of one man's battle to save children in the Sudan, Sam Childers

Label
Another man's war : the true story of one man's battle to save children in the Sudan
Title
Another man's war
Title remainder
the true story of one man's battle to save children in the Sudan
Statement of responsibility
Sam Childers
Title variation
  • Machine Gun Preacher
  • Another mans war
Title variation remainder
the true story of one mans battle to save children in the Sudan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Once a drug-dealing biker, Childers now spends his time in the most dangerous parts of Sudan and Uganda rescuing the youngest victims of war--orphans and child-soldiers--no matter the cost
Summary
The author describes his life and tranformation from a gang member to a missionary who, with a small militia, has devoted his life to saving children in the Sudan
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10215530
Cataloging source
VPW
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Childers, Sam
Dewey number
  • 962.404/3092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Childers, Sam
  • Missionaries
  • Child soldiers
  • Child soldiers
  • Children
  • Sudan
  • Sudan
  • Sudan
  • Sudan
Target audience
adult
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the true story of one man's battle to save children in the Sudan
Label
Another man's war : the true story of one man's battle to save children in the Sudan, Sam Childers
Link
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Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Notes from the front -- Whatever it takes -- A lot of stuff -- Never stand away -- Money, missions, and mercenaries -- In the wilderness -- Anatomy of a rescue -- The call -- In the palm of his hand -- War of the words -- Word gets out -- An extra shot -- Worth every tear
Control code
851726
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
223 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781595554246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781595554246
  • (OCoLC)314172200
Label
Another man's war : the true story of one man's battle to save children in the Sudan, Sam Childers
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Notes from the front -- Whatever it takes -- A lot of stuff -- Never stand away -- Money, missions, and mercenaries -- In the wilderness -- Anatomy of a rescue -- The call -- In the palm of his hand -- War of the words -- Word gets out -- An extra shot -- Worth every tear
Control code
851726
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
223 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781595554246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781595554246
  • (OCoLC)314172200

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