The Resource City of thorns : nine lives in the world's largest refugee camp, Ben Rawlence

City of thorns : nine lives in the world's largest refugee camp, Ben Rawlence

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City of thorns : nine lives in the world's largest refugee camp
Title
City of thorns
Title remainder
nine lives in the world's largest refugee camp
Statement of responsibility
Ben Rawlence
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A researcher for Human Rights Watch describes the refugee camp in Dadaab, home to those fleeing civil war in Somalia, and highlights the life of various residents, including a former child soldier, a schoolgirl and a youth leader. --Publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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Rawlence, Ben
Dewey number
967.7305/3
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refugee camps
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
  • Somali-Ethiopian Conflict, 1979-
  • Somali-Ethiopian Conflict (1979- )
  • Refugee camps
  • Refugees
  • Kenya
  • Somalia
  • HISTORY / Middle East / General
Label
City of thorns : nine lives in the world's largest refugee camp, Ben Rawlence
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference (pages 363-381)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART ONE. Maʼa lul: Famine. The Horn of Africa ; Guled ; Maryam ; Ifo ; Nisho ; Isha ; Hawa Jube ; A Friday in Nairobi ; Maiden voyage ; The silent march ; Muna and Monday ; Live from Dadaab ; Billai -- PART TWO. Rob: Rain. Kidnap ; The Jubaland Initiative ; Tawane ; Heroes day ; Kheyro ; Police! Police! ; Nomads in the city ; We are not here to impose solutions from afar ; Y = al-Shabaab ; Buufis ; Grufor ; In bed with the enemy -- PART THREE. Guri: Home. Crackdown! ; The stain of sugar ; Becoming a leader ; Too much football ; The night watchman ; Sugar daddy ; Italy, or die trying ; Waiting for the moon ; Eid El-Fitr ; Solar mamas ; Knowledge never expires ; Welcome to Westgate ; Westgate two ; A lap dance with the UN ; A better place
Control code
ocn917888556
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 384 pages
Isbn
9781250067630
Lccn
2015029505
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • 1203577
  • (Sirsi) o917888556
  • (OCoLC)917888556
Label
City of thorns : nine lives in the world's largest refugee camp, Ben Rawlence
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference (pages 363-381)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART ONE. Maʼa lul: Famine. The Horn of Africa ; Guled ; Maryam ; Ifo ; Nisho ; Isha ; Hawa Jube ; A Friday in Nairobi ; Maiden voyage ; The silent march ; Muna and Monday ; Live from Dadaab ; Billai -- PART TWO. Rob: Rain. Kidnap ; The Jubaland Initiative ; Tawane ; Heroes day ; Kheyro ; Police! Police! ; Nomads in the city ; We are not here to impose solutions from afar ; Y = al-Shabaab ; Buufis ; Grufor ; In bed with the enemy -- PART THREE. Guri: Home. Crackdown! ; The stain of sugar ; Becoming a leader ; Too much football ; The night watchman ; Sugar daddy ; Italy, or die trying ; Waiting for the moon ; Eid El-Fitr ; Solar mamas ; Knowledge never expires ; Welcome to Westgate ; Westgate two ; A lap dance with the UN ; A better place
Control code
ocn917888556
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 384 pages
Isbn
9781250067630
Lccn
2015029505
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • 1203577
  • (Sirsi) o917888556
  • (OCoLC)917888556

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