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Call me American [text (large print)] : a memoir / Abdi Nor Iftin with Max Alexander.

Iftin, Abdi Nor, (author.). Alexander, Max, 1957- (author.).

Available copies

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

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Summary:

"The incredible true story of a boy living in war-torn Somalia who escapes to America--first by way of the movies; years later, through a miraculous green card."--
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library LP 921 IFTIN 2019 (Text) 33892100585513 Adult Large Print Book None 01/29/2019 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781643580487
  • ISBN: 1643580485
  • Physical Description: 429 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Center Point Large Print Edition.
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Regular print version previously published by: Alfred A. Knopf, an imprint of The Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House, LLC.
Formatted Contents Note:
Under the neem tree -- The first bullets -- Trail of thorns -- City of women and children -- Arabic to English -- The one they call American -- Buufis -- Wedding vows -- Sin and punishment -- Trapped -- No number -- Messages from Mogadishu -- Little Mogadishu -- Long odds -- White rooms -- Respect -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
"The incredible true story of a boy living in war-torn Somalia who escapes to America--first by way of the movies; years later, through a miraculous green card."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Iftin, Abdi Nor.
Iftin, Abdi Nor.
Somali Americans > Maine > Biography.
Immigrants > Maine > Biography.
Muslims > Maine > Biography.
Large type books.
Immigrants.
Large type books.
Muslims.
Somali Americans.
Maine.
Genre: Autobiographies.
Autobiographies.
Biography.

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