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Somewhere in the unknown world : a collective refugee memoir / Kao Kalia Yang.

Yang, Kao Kalia, 1980- (author.). Clark, Irene Ruderman. From Irina to Irene. (Added Author). Ahmed, Awo. Strongest love story. (Added Author). Tawakalna, Bayan. Adjustments to the plan. (Added Author). Gibbons, Majra Mucic. Up close, it is different. (Added Author). Borzie, Siah. When the rebels attacked. (Added Author). Thaw, Kaw. Leaving with no good-byes. (Added Author). Alnabi, Hawra. In the valley of peace. (Added Author). Achekzai, Afghanzada. Certificate of humanity. (Added Author). Tesfay, Michael. Officially unconfirmed. (Added Author). Mous, Chue. Natalis. (Added 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
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 305.9069 YANG (Text) 39391007030024 Nonfiction Available -
South Whitley Comm. PL - South Whitley 305.9 YANG KAO (Text) 30402004857910 NEW NON-FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250296856
  • Physical Description: xvi, 249 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2020.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Part I: Other people's children. From Irina to Irene ; The strongest love story ; Adjustments to the plan ; Up close, it is different -- Part II: Certificate of humanity. When the rebels attacked ; Leaving with no good-byes ; In the valley of peace ; Certificate of humanity -- Part III: Please remember. Officially unconfirmed ; Natalis: same old tired world ; Sisters on the other side of the river -- Part IV: Edge of the horizon. A burial and a birth ; Revival ; Never going home again ; For my children -- Logistics of refugee resettlement -- Perspectives from refugee resettlement agencies.
Summary, etc.:
"A themed collection of stories of refugees from around the world who have converged on Minneapolis, collected and told by the award-winning author of The Latehomecomer and The Song Poet"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Refugees > United States.
Immigrants > United States.
United States > Emigration and immigration > Social aspects.

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