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The Resource Zeitoun, Eggers, Dave, (electronic resource)

Zeitoun, Eggers, Dave, (electronic resource)

Label
Zeitoun
Title
Zeitoun
Statement of responsibility
Eggers, Dave
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
National Bestseller?A New York Times Notable Book An O, The Oprah Magazine Terrific Read of the YearA Huffington Post Best Book of the Year A New Yorker Favorite Book of the Year A Chicago Tribune Favorite Nonfiction Book of the Year A Kansas City Star Best Book of the Year A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the Year An Entertainment Weekly Best Book of the Decade The true story of one family, caught between America?s two biggest policy disasters: the war on terror and the response to Hurricane Katrina.?Abdulrahman and Kathy Zeitoun run a house-painting business in New Orleans. In August of 2005, as Hurricane Katrina approaches, Kathy evacuates with their four young children, leaving Zeitoun to watch over the business. In the days following the storm he travels the city by canoe, feeding abandoned animals and helping elderly neighbors. Then, on September 6th, police officers armed with M-16s arrest Zeitoun in his home. Told with eloquence and compassion, Zeitoun is a riveting account of one family?s unthinkable struggle with forces beyond wind and water.From the Trade Paperback edition
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Eggers, Dave
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Arab Americans
  • Muslims
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Disaster victims
  • New Orleans (La.)
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Zeitoun, Eggers, Dave, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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Electronic book
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307739438
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f4ag9
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Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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(MnSpTMCL)f4ag9
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  • Format: Adobe EPUB
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Label
Zeitoun, Eggers, Dave, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Electronic book
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307739438
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f4ag9
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(MnSpTMCL)f4ag9
System details
  • Format: Adobe EPUB
  • Requires: cloudLibrary (file size: 2.8 MB)

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