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The Resource Beloved strangers : a memoir, Maria Chaudhuri

Beloved strangers : a memoir, Maria Chaudhuri

Label
Beloved strangers : a memoir
Title
Beloved strangers
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Maria Chaudhuri
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From Dhaka to Jersey City, ... a candid and moving account of growing up and a meditation on why people leave their homes and why they sometimes find it difficult to return. This unforgettable memoir will resonate with anyone carving out a place for herself in the world, straddling two cultures while trying to find a place to belong"--Provided by publisher
Summary
A personal account of the author's upbringing in Dhaka describes the ephemeral family perspectives that made happiness elusive, her struggles to reconcile her inner self with her faith and the impact of friends on her education and beliefs
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10313166
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chaudhuri, Maria
Dewey number
  • 305.8914/126073092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
E184.B13
LC item number
C47 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chaudhuri, Maria
  • Bangladeshi Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Muslims
  • Young women
  • Coming of age
  • Belonging (Social psychology)
  • Transnationalism
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural Heritage
  • Dhaka (Bangladesh)
  • Jersey City (N.J.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Beloved strangers : a memoir, Maria Chaudhuri
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/229/9781620406229/image/lgcover.9781620406229.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2014"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Saving Grace -- Fallen -- Beloved strangers -- Deep end -- Sweet, sour and bitter -- Epilogue
Control code
1022900
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
199 pages
Isbn
9781620406229
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013041951
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781620406229
Label
Beloved strangers : a memoir, Maria Chaudhuri
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/229/9781620406229/image/lgcover.9781620406229.jpg
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2014"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Saving Grace -- Fallen -- Beloved strangers -- Deep end -- Sweet, sour and bitter -- Epilogue
Control code
1022900
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
199 pages
Isbn
9781620406229
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013041951
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781620406229

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