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The Resource Child of the jungle : the true story of a girl caught between two worlds, Sabine Kuegler

Child of the jungle : the true story of a girl caught between two worlds, Sabine Kuegler

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Child of the jungle : the true story of a girl caught between two worlds
Title
Child of the jungle
Title remainder
the true story of a girl caught between two worlds
Statement of responsibility
Sabine Kuegler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Summary
A woman describes her happy childhood growing up, the daughter of German linguists and missionaries, among members of the Fayu tribe in the jungles of Indonesia, until her life is turned upside down when, at the age of seventeen, she is sent to a Swiss boarding school, where she is forced to confront a painful culture clash with modern Western society
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Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2007.
Biography type
autobiography
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213858
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kuegler, Sabine
Dewey number
  • 995.1/03092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DU746.K84
LC item number
A313 2007
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Kuegler, Sabine
  • Germans
  • Children, White
  • Jungles
  • Fayu (Indonesian people)
  • Papua (Indonesia)
  • Papua (Indonesia)
  • Girls
  • Boarding schools
  • Adjustment (Psychology) in children
Target audience
adult
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the true story of a girl caught between two worlds
Label
Child of the jungle : the true story of a girl caught between two worlds, Sabine Kuegler
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm70265453
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Warner Books ed.
Extent
x, 260 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780446579063
Lccn
2006019957
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)70265453
Label
Child of the jungle : the true story of a girl caught between two worlds, Sabine Kuegler
Publication
Control code
ocm70265453
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Warner Books ed.
Extent
x, 260 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780446579063
Lccn
2006019957
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)70265453

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