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The Resource Rwanda means the universe : a native's memoir of blood and bloodlines, Louise Mushikiwabo and Jack Kramer

Rwanda means the universe : a native's memoir of blood and bloodlines, Louise Mushikiwabo and Jack Kramer

Label
Rwanda means the universe : a native's memoir of blood and bloodlines
Title
Rwanda means the universe
Title remainder
a native's memoir of blood and bloodlines
Statement of responsibility
Louise Mushikiwabo and Jack Kramer
Title variation
Rwanda means the universe
Title variation remainder
a natives memoir of blood and bloodlines
Creator
d-o7JI4VptY
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A first-person account of the Rwanda genocide of 1994 describes how the author, a resident of the U.S. at the time, lost most of the members of her family over the course of a week, in a memoir that also describes her family's cultural history and her witness to social relations between Bahutu and Batutsi neighbors
Summary
A first-person account of the Rwanda genocide of 1994 describes how the author, a resident of the U.S. at the time, lost most of the members of her family over the course of a week, in a memoir that also describes her family's cultural history and her witness to social relations between Bahutu and Batutsi neighbors
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
266703
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mushikiwabo, Louise
Dewey number
967.57104/31
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kramer, Jack
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mushikiwabo, Louise
  • Mushikiwabo, Louise
  • Civil War (Rwanda : 1994)
  • Rwanda
  • Rwanda
  • Genocide
  • Tutsi (African people)
  • Hutu (African people)
  • Rwanda
  • Atrocities
  • Ethnic relations
  • Genocide
  • Hutu (African people)
  • Tutsi (African people)
  • Rwanda
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a native's memoir of blood and bloodlines
Label
Rwanda means the universe : a native's memoir of blood and bloodlines, Louise Mushikiwabo and Jack Kramer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Countdown to apocalypse -- In-laws, outlaws, and a pratfall from grace -- Day one: the bankers are restless -- Day two: arcadia adrift -- Day three: a black mamba summons our president to its lair -- Day four: the game is up -- Day five: distant Keening -- Day six: our poor caged bird -- II: In the crèche of the great river -- Mama married the seducer -- The boulevard Bitsinkinkumi -- Alone in Africa -- Bailiff Segahembe -- Melody ranch -- Too much love drives the world insane -- Bujumbura secrets -- "That's all you need to know, you can't go" -- Reconstructing the larger crime -- III: Original sin -- Black man, white man, brigand, fool -- Muganza of the prince's own Inzirabwoba -- Mythmaker, mythmaker -- Among princely domains -- Lady Macbeth in Africa -- Rwanda at the end of her rope -- Captain Max and his renegade Batutsi -- Belgium's Eagnerian swoon -- Kabenga's war with the Belgians -- Little chief Elizabeti -- IV: Interludes with the think itself -- The door cracks -- Where the warder is despair -- The genocide group, SA -- The law must go its way -- The day itself -- A single death, a tragedy; a million, a statistic
Control code
ocm62326917
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 367 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780312209599
Lccn
2005057441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780312209599
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)62326917
Label
Rwanda means the universe : a native's memoir of blood and bloodlines, Louise Mushikiwabo and Jack Kramer
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Countdown to apocalypse -- In-laws, outlaws, and a pratfall from grace -- Day one: the bankers are restless -- Day two: arcadia adrift -- Day three: a black mamba summons our president to its lair -- Day four: the game is up -- Day five: distant Keening -- Day six: our poor caged bird -- II: In the crèche of the great river -- Mama married the seducer -- The boulevard Bitsinkinkumi -- Alone in Africa -- Bailiff Segahembe -- Melody ranch -- Too much love drives the world insane -- Bujumbura secrets -- "That's all you need to know, you can't go" -- Reconstructing the larger crime -- III: Original sin -- Black man, white man, brigand, fool -- Muganza of the prince's own Inzirabwoba -- Mythmaker, mythmaker -- Among princely domains -- Lady Macbeth in Africa -- Rwanda at the end of her rope -- Captain Max and his renegade Batutsi -- Belgium's Eagnerian swoon -- Kabenga's war with the Belgians -- Little chief Elizabeti -- IV: Interludes with the think itself -- The door cracks -- Where the warder is despair -- The genocide group, SA -- The law must go its way -- The day itself -- A single death, a tragedy; a million, a statistic
Control code
ocm62326917
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 367 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780312209599
Lccn
2005057441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780312209599
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)62326917

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