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The Resource The dancer from Khiva : one Muslim woman's quest for freedom, Bibish ; translated by Andrew Bromfield

The dancer from Khiva : one Muslim woman's quest for freedom, Bibish ; translated by Andrew Bromfield

Label
The dancer from Khiva : one Muslim woman's quest for freedom
Title
The dancer from Khiva
Title remainder
one Muslim woman's quest for freedom
Statement of responsibility
Bibish ; translated by Andrew Bromfield
Title variation
Dancer from Khiva
Title variation remainder
one Muslim womans quest for freedom
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Member of
Summary
In an unflinching and candid memoir, a young Muslim woman describes growing up in a poor, deeply religious family in Uzbekistan; the gang rape at the age of eight that led to ostracism, victimization, and violence from her family and community; her dreams of pursuing a career as a dancer and raising a family; and her determination to record her life story
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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260062
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Bibish
Dewey number
920
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Bromfield, Andrew
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True
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  • Bibish
  • Women
  • Women refugees
Target audience
adult
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one Muslim woman's quest for freedom
Label
The dancer from Khiva : one Muslim woman's quest for freedom, Bibish ; translated by Andrew Bromfield
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of Tok-shou dli͡a prostodushnoĭ
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
704477
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9780802170507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802170507
  • (OCoLC)184829124
Label
The dancer from Khiva : one Muslim woman's quest for freedom, Bibish ; translated by Andrew Bromfield
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of Tok-shou dli͡a prostodushnoĭ
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
704477
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9780802170507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802170507
  • (OCoLC)184829124

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