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The Resource The hundred-year walk: : an Armenian odyssey, Dawn Anahid MacKeen, (electronic resource)

The hundred-year walk: : an Armenian odyssey, Dawn Anahid MacKeen, (electronic resource)

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The hundred-year walk: : an Armenian odyssey
Title
The hundred-year walk:
Title remainder
an Armenian odyssey
Statement of responsibility
Dawn Anahid MacKeen
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Language
eng
Summary
In the heart of the Ottoman Empire as World War I rages, Stepan Miskjian's world becomes undone. He is separated from his family as they are swept up in the government's mass deportation of Armenians into internment camps. Gradually realizing the unthinkable-that they are all being driven to their deaths-he fights, through starvation and thirst, not to lose hope. Just before killing squads slaughter his caravan during a forced desert march, Stepan manages to escape, making a perilous six-day trek to the Euphrates River. In his desperate bid for survival, Stepan dons disguises, outmaneuvers gendarmes, and, when he least expects it, encounters the miraculous kindness of strangers. The Hundred-Year Walk alternates between Stepan's saga and another journey that takes place a century later, after his family discovers his long-lost journals. Reading this rare firsthand account, his granddaughter Dawn MacKeen finds herself first drawn into the colorful bazaars before the war and then into the horrors Stepan later endured. Inspired to retrace his steps, she sets out alone to Turkey and Syria, shadowing her resourceful, resilient grandfather across a landscape still rife with tension
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technical information on music
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Midwest
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956.6/20154092
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other
PerformerNote
Read by Neil Shah, Emily Woo Zeller
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adult
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The hundred-year walk: : an Armenian odyssey, Dawn Anahid MacKeen, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11584439
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unknown
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digital storage
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MWT11584439
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 18 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781515923213
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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digital.
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MWT11584439
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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11584439
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
The hundred-year walk: : an Armenian odyssey, Dawn Anahid MacKeen, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11584439
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11584439
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 18 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781515923213
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11584439
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11584439
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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