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The Resource Maps, Nuruddin Farah

Maps, Nuruddin Farah

Label
Maps
Title
Maps
Statement of responsibility
Nuruddin Farah
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Somali youth is torn between duty to family and country. On the one hand Askar, an orphan, should look after his foster mother, on the other he wants to be a man and emulate his father who died fighting the Ethiopians. By an English-speaking Somali writer, author of Secrets
Member of
Summary
Adopted as an orphaned infant, Askar grows weary of his village life and becomes involved in the political upheaval in Mogadiscio, Somalia
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
026702
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farah, Nuruddin
Dewey number
823
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Blood in the sun
Series volume
v. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Somalia
  • Somalia
  • Orphans
  • Somalia
Target audience
adult
Label
Maps, Nuruddin Farah
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocm41026577
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Arcade ed.
Extent
259 pages
Isbn
9780140296433
Lccn
99025060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)41026577
Label
Maps, Nuruddin Farah
Publication
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
ocm41026577
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Arcade ed.
Extent
259 pages
Isbn
9780140296433
Lccn
99025060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)41026577

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