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

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

Label
Of beetles and angels : a boy's remarkable journey from a refugee camp to Harvard
Title
Of beetles and angels
Title remainder
a boy's remarkable journey from a refugee camp to Harvard
Statement of responsibility
Mawi Asgedom ; edited by Dave Berger
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
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • photographs
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Of beetles and angels : a boy's remarkable journey from a refugee camp to Harvard, Mawi Asgedom ; edited by Dave Berger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Megan Tingley Books"
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
Control code
sky203618830
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
142 p., [19] p.
Isbn
9780316826204
Lccn
2002067548
Other physical details
ill., map, photos.
Label
Of beetles and angels : a boy's remarkable journey from a refugee camp to Harvard, Mawi Asgedom ; edited by Dave Berger
Publication
Note
"Megan Tingley Books"
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
Control code
sky203618830
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
142 p., [19] p.
Isbn
9780316826204
Lccn
2002067548
Other physical details
ill., map, photos.

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