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The Resource Dear Zari : the secret lives of the women of Afghanistan, Zarghuna Kargar, (electronic resource)

Dear Zari : the secret lives of the women of Afghanistan, Zarghuna Kargar, (electronic resource)

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Dear Zari : the secret lives of the women of Afghanistan
Title
Dear Zari
Title remainder
the secret lives of the women of Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Zarghuna Kargar
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dear Zari gives voice to the secret lives of Afghan women, for the first time allowing them to tell their stories in their own words. Includes the stories of a child bride given as payment to end a family feud; a life spent in dark, dusty room weaving carpets; a young girl being brought up as a boy; and, a woman living as a widow shunned by society; and others
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Kargar, Zarghuna
Dewey number
305.409581
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1735.6
LC item number
.K37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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OverDrive, Inc
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  • Women
  • Afghanistan
Label
Dear Zari : the secret lives of the women of Afghanistan, Zarghuna Kargar, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Chatto & Windus, 2011
Contents
Introduction -- My story -- Sharifa's story : the family of girls -- Nasreen's story : the boy next door -- Shereenjan's story : a daughter's sacrifice -- Samira's story : the carpet weaver -- Ilaha's story : the wedding night -- Anesa's story : a marriage of convenience -- Wazma's story : the injured wife -- Janpary's story : a mother's story -- Layla's story : the war widow -- Mahgul's story : a family of kite-makers -- Bakhtawara's story : the boy-girl -- Ghutama's story : a love story -- Epilogue -- Glossary -- Acknowledgements
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781402268380
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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130c1a69-0000-49aa-b4e5-e7c9a10c61c9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn787843787
  • (OCoLC)787843787
  • 889607
Label
Dear Zari : the secret lives of the women of Afghanistan, Zarghuna Kargar, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Chatto & Windus, 2011
Contents
Introduction -- My story -- Sharifa's story : the family of girls -- Nasreen's story : the boy next door -- Shereenjan's story : a daughter's sacrifice -- Samira's story : the carpet weaver -- Ilaha's story : the wedding night -- Anesa's story : a marriage of convenience -- Wazma's story : the injured wife -- Janpary's story : a mother's story -- Layla's story : the war widow -- Mahgul's story : a family of kite-makers -- Bakhtawara's story : the boy-girl -- Ghutama's story : a love story -- Epilogue -- Glossary -- Acknowledgements
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781402268380
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
130c1a69-0000-49aa-b4e5-e7c9a10c61c9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn787843787
  • (OCoLC)787843787
  • 889607

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