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A house in the sky : a memoir / Amanda Lindhout, Sara Corbett.

Lindhout, Amanda. (Author). Corbett, Sara (Added Author).

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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

"The memoir of a woman whose curiosity about the world led her from rural Canada to imperiled and dangerous countries on every continent, and then into captivity in Somalia. She survives by imagining herself in a "house in the sky," looking down at the woman shackled below, and finding strength and hope in the power of her own mind.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 921 LINDHOUT 2013 (Text) 33892100173161 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 09/16/2014 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781451645606 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 9781451645613 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 373 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2013.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
"The memoir of a woman whose curiosity about the world led her from rural Canada to imperiled and dangerous countries on every continent, and then into captivity in Somalia. She survives by imagining herself in a "house in the sky," looking down at the woman shackled below, and finding strength and hope in the power of her own mind.
Subject: Lindhout, Amanda.
Journalists > Canada > Biography
Hostages > Somalia > Biography.
Somalia > History > 1991-
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political.

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