The Resource Of beetles & angels : a boy's remarkable journey from a refugee camp to Harvard, Mawi Asgedom ; edited by Dave Berger

Of beetles & angels : a boy's remarkable journey from a refugee camp to Harvard, Mawi Asgedom ; edited by Dave Berger

Label
Of beetles & angels : a boy's remarkable journey from a refugee camp to Harvard
Title
Of beetles & angels
Title remainder
a boy's remarkable journey from a refugee camp to Harvard
Statement of responsibility
Mawi Asgedom ; edited by Dave Berger
Title variation
Of beetles and angels
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An autobiography of a boy who, at the age of three, fled civil war in Ethiopia by walking with his mother and brother to a Sudanese refugee camp, and later moved to Chicago and earned a scholarship to Harvard University. Includes recipes and discussion questions
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mawi Asgedom
Dewey number
  • 973/.04928/0092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E184.E74
LC item number
M39 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Berger, Dave
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mawi Asgedom
  • Ethiopian Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Refugee children
  • Refugees
  • Mawi Asgedom
  • Ethiopian Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Refugees
  • Juvenile literature
  • BIOGRAPHY
  • Flüchtlingskind
  • Äthiopischer Flüchtling
  • Sudan
  • USA
  • Äthiopien
  • Flüchtlingskind
  • Äthiopischer Flüchtling
  • Sudan
  • USA
  • Äthiopien
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Of beetles & angels : a boy's remarkable journey from a refugee camp to Harvard, Mawi Asgedom ; edited by Dave Berger
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Coffee Tales
  • The Making of a Man
  • The Unmaking of a Man
  • Eyeing the Mountaintop
  • Father Haileab
  • Izgihare Yihabkoom
  • Mama Tsege's Legendary Habesha Recipes
  • Memories
  • The Camp
  • Coming to America
  • A New Life
  • God's Angels
  • Playground Warfare
  • Days of Mischief
  • Libee Migbar
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (142 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036796349
Label
Of beetles & angels : a boy's remarkable journey from a refugee camp to Harvard, Mawi Asgedom ; edited by Dave Berger
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Coffee Tales
  • The Making of a Man
  • The Unmaking of a Man
  • Eyeing the Mountaintop
  • Father Haileab
  • Izgihare Yihabkoom
  • Mama Tsege's Legendary Habesha Recipes
  • Memories
  • The Camp
  • Coming to America
  • A New Life
  • God's Angels
  • Playground Warfare
  • Days of Mischief
  • Libee Migbar
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (142 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036796349

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