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The Resource A long way gone : memoirs of a boy soldier, Ishmael Beah

A long way gone : memoirs of a boy soldier, Ishmael Beah

Label
A long way gone : memoirs of a boy soldier
Title
A long way gone
Title remainder
memoirs of a boy soldier
Statement of responsibility
Ishmael Beah
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A human rights activist offers a firsthand account of war from the perspective of a former child soldier, detailing the violent civil war that wracked his native Sierra Leone and the government forces that transformed a gentle young boy into a killer as a member of the army
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
M$K
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beah, Ishmael
Dewey number
  • 966.404
  • B
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT516.828.B43
LC item number
A3 2008b
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beah, Ishmael
  • Beah, Ishmael
  • Civil War (Sierra Leone : 1991-2002)
  • Child soldiers
  • Child soldiers
  • Military participation
  • Social history
  • Beah, Ishmael, 1980-
  • Child soldiers
  • Sierra Leone
  • Sierra Leone
  • Sierra Leone
  • Sierra Leone
  • Sierra Leone
  • Sierra Leone
  • Sierra Leone
Label
A long way gone : memoirs of a boy soldier, Ishmael Beah
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: 2007
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780374531263
Isbn Type
: PAP
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • ocn658079176
  • (OCoLC)658079176
Label
A long way gone : memoirs of a boy soldier, Ishmael Beah
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: 2007
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780374531263
Isbn Type
: PAP
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • ocn658079176
  • (OCoLC)658079176
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