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The Resource Badawi, Mohed Altrad ; translated from the French by Adriana Hunter

Badawi, Mohed Altrad ; translated from the French by Adriana Hunter

Label
Badawi
Title
Badawi
Statement of responsibility
Mohed Altrad ; translated from the French by Adriana Hunter
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Follows the course of the life of a Syrian orphan boy named Maïouf whose struggles to attain an education lead him to France and Abu Dhabi, where even his great success can't keep him from being drawn back to the life he thought forgotten
Member of
Summary
After watching his mother die in the Syrian desert, a young boy is left to his scornful grandmother, who wants him to carry on the Bedouin tradition, but after sneaking off to the white-walled schoolhouse to watch the other children learn, he decides to fight for an education and a life he was never supposed to have
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10526854
Cataloging source
FMG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Altrad, Mohed
Dewey number
843/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ2701.T823
LC item number
B3313 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hunter, Adriana
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bedouins
  • Orphans
  • Success
  • France
  • Syria
  • Bedouins
  • Orphans
  • Success
  • France
  • Syria
Target audience
adult
Label
Badawi, Mohed Altrad ; translated from the French by Adriana Hunter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn956776040
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First English-language edition.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780802125798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)956776040
Label
Badawi, Mohed Altrad ; translated from the French by Adriana Hunter
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn956776040
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First English-language edition.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780802125798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)956776040

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