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The Resource Call me American : a memoir, by Abdi Nor Iftin with Max Alexander

Call me American : a memoir, by Abdi Nor Iftin with Max Alexander

Label
Call me American : a memoir
Title
Call me American
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
by Abdi Nor Iftin with Max Alexander
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The incredible true story of a boy living in war-torn Somalia who escapes to America--first by way of the movies; years later, through a miraculous green card
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2019.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10667076
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Iftin, Abdi Nor
Dewey number
305.893/540741
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Alexander, Max
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iftin, Abdi Nor
  • Somali Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Muslims
Label
Call me American : a memoir, by Abdi Nor Iftin with Max Alexander
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi Book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Under the neem tree -- The first bullets -- Trail of thorns -- City of women and children -- Arabic to English -- The one they call American -- Buufis -- Wedding vows -- Sin and punishment -- Trapped -- No number -- Messages from Mogadishu -- Little Mogadishu -- Long odds -- White rooms -- Respect -- Epilogue
Control code
on1006810672
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781524732196
Lccn
2017043213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1006810672
Label
Call me American : a memoir, by Abdi Nor Iftin with Max Alexander
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi Book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Under the neem tree -- The first bullets -- Trail of thorns -- City of women and children -- Arabic to English -- The one they call American -- Buufis -- Wedding vows -- Sin and punishment -- Trapped -- No number -- Messages from Mogadishu -- Little Mogadishu -- Long odds -- White rooms -- Respect -- Epilogue
Control code
on1006810672
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781524732196
Lccn
2017043213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1006810672

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