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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
-- BBC World ServiceNow a proud resident of Maine, on the path to citizenship, Abdi Nor Iftin's dramatic, deeply stirring memoir is truly a story for our time: a vivid reminder of why western democracies still beckon to those looking to make a better life
Summary
A young Somalian, who learned English through American pop culture uses his skills to post secret dispatches to the Internet and NPR after a radical Islamist group comes to power and until he finally wins a visa lottery to emigrate
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10667076
Cataloging source
MMI
Dewey number
305.893/540741
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Call me American : a memoir, by Abdi Nor Iftin with Max Alexander
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=3716784
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi Book."
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
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
on1030535745
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781524732202
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3F8A28F5-4463-49F0-8CEE-6D76BFE2EEB8
System control number
(OCoLC)1030535745
Label
Call me American : a memoir, by Abdi Nor Iftin with Max Alexander
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=3716784
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi Book."
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
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
on1030535745
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781524732202
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3F8A28F5-4463-49F0-8CEE-6D76BFE2EEB8
System control number
(OCoLC)1030535745

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