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The Resource Kamakwie : finding peace, love, and injustice in Sierra Leone, Kathleen Martin

Kamakwie : finding peace, love, and injustice in Sierra Leone, Kathleen Martin

Label
Kamakwie : finding peace, love, and injustice in Sierra Leone
Title
Kamakwie
Title remainder
finding peace, love, and injustice in Sierra Leone
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Martin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In an account of her time in the small village of Kamakwie in Sierra Leone, the author describes the inhabitants' daily struggles with poverty, memories of the recent civil war, and hopes for the future
Summary
Kathleen Martin's account of the time spent in the tiny village of Kamakwie in the interior of Sierra Leone, where she worked with a Canadian medical team.
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10097329
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martin, Kathleen
Dewey number
966.4/05
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT516.827
LC item number
.M37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kamakwie (Sierra Leone)
  • Kamakwie (Sierra Leone)
  • Kamakwie (Sierra Leone)
  • Martin, Kathleen
  • Kamakwie (Sierra Leone)
  • Kamakwie (Sierra Leone)
  • Kamakwie (Sierra Leone)
  • Martin, Kathleen
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
finding peace, love, and injustice in Sierra Leone
Label
Kamakwie : finding peace, love, and injustice in Sierra Leone, Kathleen Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Arrival -- Freetown -- Moving up-country -- Kamakwie -- The mamas -- Picture books -- Jenn's talk -- Abu Kamara -- The Alpha Clinic -- Marie -- Sainy's family -- Delivery -- Kakissy School -- Banana tree -- Again -- What Nathan saw -- Joy -- Marie's family -- Isotu -- The soccer ball -- Logic -- Grandmother -- Quadruplets -- Diamonds -- Sallay -- Choices -- List -- Flogged -- Fire ants -- Son -- Soko -- The field -- WCSL -- School fees -- White boy -- Child soldiers -- Truth -- War -- Leaving -- Next
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
175 p.
Isbn
9780889954724
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., map, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)745900450
Label
Kamakwie : finding peace, love, and injustice in Sierra Leone, Kathleen Martin
Publication
Contents
Arrival -- Freetown -- Moving up-country -- Kamakwie -- The mamas -- Picture books -- Jenn's talk -- Abu Kamara -- The Alpha Clinic -- Marie -- Sainy's family -- Delivery -- Kakissy School -- Banana tree -- Again -- What Nathan saw -- Joy -- Marie's family -- Isotu -- The soccer ball -- Logic -- Grandmother -- Quadruplets -- Diamonds -- Sallay -- Choices -- List -- Flogged -- Fire ants -- Son -- Soko -- The field -- WCSL -- School fees -- White boy -- Child soldiers -- Truth -- War -- Leaving -- Next
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
175 p.
Isbn
9780889954724
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., map, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)745900450

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