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The Resource The crossing : my journey to the shattered heart of Syria, Samar Yazbek

The crossing : my journey to the shattered heart of Syria, Samar Yazbek

Label
The crossing : my journey to the shattered heart of Syria
Title
The crossing
Title remainder
my journey to the shattered heart of Syria
Statement of responsibility
Samar Yazbek
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Samar Yazbek was well known in her native Syria as a writer and a journalist but, in 2011, she fell foul of the Assad regime and was forced to flee. Since then, determined to bear witness to the suffering of her people, she bravely revisited her homeland by squeezing through a hole in the fence on the Turkish border. In this book, she testifies to the appalling reality that is Syria today. From the first innocent demonstrations for democracy, through the beginnings of the Free Syrian Army, to the arrival of ISIS, she offers remarkable snapshots of soldiers, children, ordinary men and women simply trying to stay alive
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yazbek, Samar
Dewey number
  • 956.9'1042'092
  • 956.91042092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yazbek, Samar
  • Syria
  • Syria
  • Syria
  • History
Label
The crossing : my journey to the shattered heart of Syria, Samar Yazbek
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781846044861
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781846044861
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The crossing : my journey to the shattered heart of Syria, Samar Yazbek
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781846044861
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781846044861
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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