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First they killed my father : a daughter of Cambodia remembers / Loung Ung.

Ung, Loung, (author.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 959.6042 UNG (Text) 34330513153230 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 959.604 UNG (Text) 70741000147113 Adult Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062561305
  • Physical Description: 238 pages, 16 pages, 8 unnumbered of plates : illustrations, map, genealogical table ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First Harper Perennial edition; tie-in edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally published: New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2000.
"P.S. insights, interviews & more..."--Cover; (on 16 pages at end of book).
"Now a Netfilx film by Angelina Jolie"--Cover.
Formatted Contents Note: Phnom Penh (April 1975) -- The Ung family (April 1975) -- Takeover (April 17, 1975) -- Evacuation (April 1975) -- Seven-day walk (April 1975) -- Krang Truop (April 1975) -- Waiting station (July 1975) -- Anglungthmor -(July 1975) - Ro Leap (November 1975) -- Labor camps (January 1976) -- New Year's (April 1976) -- Keav (August 1976) -- Pa (December 1976) -- Ma's little monkey (April 1977) -- Leaving home ((May 1977) -- Child soldiers (August 1977) -- Gold for chicken (November 1977) --The last gathering (May 1978) -- The walls crumble ((November 1978) -- The Youn invasion (January 1979) -- The first foster family ((January 1979) -- Flying bullets (February 1979) -- Khmer Rouge attack (February 1979) -- The execution (March 1979) -- Back to Bat Deng (April 1979) -- From Cambodia to Vietnam (October 1979) -- Lam Sing Refugee Camp (February 1980) -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.: A harrowing memoir of a Cambodian family shattered by Pol Pot's regime, First They Killed My Father is a powerful, unforgettable story of courage and love in the face of unspeakable brutality.
Target Audience Note: 920 Lexile.
Subject: Ung, Loung.
Ung, Loung > Childhood and youth.
Political atrocities > Cambodia.
Cambodia > Politics and government > 1975-1979.

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