The Resource The home that was our country : a memoir of Syria, Alia Malek

The home that was our country : a memoir of Syria, Alia Malek

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The home that was our country : a memoir of Syria
Title
The home that was our country
Title remainder
a memoir of Syria
Statement of responsibility
Alia Malek
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Syrian-American journalist Alia Malek chronicles her return to her family home in Damascus and the history of the Jabban apartment building. Here, generations of Christians, Jews, Muslims, and Armenians lived, worked, loved, and suffered in close quarters. In telling the story of her family over the course of the last century, Alia brings to light the triumphs and failures that have led Syria to where it is today
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Title
The home that was our country
Creator
Summary
In The Home that Was My Country, Syrian-American journalist Alia Malek chronicles her return to her family home in Damascus and the history of the Jabban apartment building. Here, generations of Christians, Jews, Muslims, and Armenians lived, worked, loved, and suffered in close quarters. In telling the story of her family over the course of the last century, Alia brings to light the triumphs and failures that have led Syria to where it is today
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2017.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10554410
Cataloging source
DGU/DLC
Dewey number
  • 956.91/440423092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS99.D3
LC item number
M346 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a memoir of Syria
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a memoir of Syria
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Alia Malek
The home that was our country : a memoir of Syria, Alia Malek
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The home that was our country : a memoir of Syria, Alia Malek
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-334)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Extent
xvi, 334 pages
Isbn
9781568585321
Lccn
2016037114
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
cat13rev
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • ocn961457621
  • (OCoLC)961457621

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