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A hope more powerful than the sea : one refugee's incredible story of love, loss, and survival / Melissa Fleming.

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  • 8 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Thorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction.
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Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola LP 956.9104 FLE (Text) 33118000178142 Adult: Large Print Available -
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [20363] ISLM DS98.72.Z36 F54 2017 (Text) 00000106309529 Talking Books Large Type Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410497505
  • ISBN: 141049750X
  • Physical Description: 369 pages (large print); 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published: New York : Flatiron Books, 2017.
Formatted Contents Note:
ONE: A Childhood in Syria -- TWO: The War Begins -- THREE: The Siege of Daraa -- FOUR: Life as a Refugee -- FIVE: Love in Exile -- SIX: The Engagement -- SEVEN: Deal with the Devil -- EIGHT: Ship of Horrors -- NINE: All That Is Left Is the Sea -- TEN: Rescue at the Dying Hour -- Epilogue -- A Note from Doaa -- Author's Note.
Summary, etc.:
Recounts the powerful experiences of Syrian refugee Doaa Zamel, who was cast adrift in a frigid sea with the children of drowned parents after their dangerously overcrowded ship sank, in an account that details what their experiences reveal about an ongoing international crisis.
Subject: Zamel, Doaa Al, 1995-
Women refugees > Syria > Biography.
Refugees > Syria > Biography.
Refugees > Egypt > Biography.
Survival at sea > Mediterranean Sea > History > 21st century.
Large type books.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / Human Rights.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Emigration & Immigration.
Syria > History > Civil War, 2011- > Refugees.
Syria > History > Civil War, 2011- > Biography.
Syrians > Egypt > Biography.
Darʻā (Syria) > Biography.

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