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The Resource What is the what : the autobiography of Valentino Achak Deng : a novel, Dave Eggers

What is the what : the autobiography of Valentino Achak Deng : a novel, Dave Eggers

Label
What is the what : the autobiography of Valentino Achak Deng : a novel
Title
What is the what
Title remainder
the autobiography of Valentino Achak Deng : a novel
Statement of responsibility
Dave Eggers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biographical novel traces the story of Valentino Achak Deng, who as a boy was separated from his family when his village in southern Sudan was attacked, and became one of the estimated 17,000 "lost boys of Sudan" before relocating from a Kenyan refugee camp to Atlanta in 2001
Awards note
National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Finalist, 2006
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eggers, Dave
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3605.G48
LC item number
W43 2007
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Deng, Valentino Achak
  • Deng, Valentino Achak
  • Sudanese
  • Sudan
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
  • Sudan
  • United States
  • Sudan
  • Sudan
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Refugees
  • Sudanese
  • Sudan
  • United States
Label
What is the what : the autobiography of Valentino Achak Deng : a novel, Dave Eggers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn132681528
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage books ed.
Extent
xv, 538 pages
Isbn
9780307385901
Lccn
2007021108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)132681528
Label
What is the what : the autobiography of Valentino Achak Deng : a novel, Dave Eggers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn132681528
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage books ed.
Extent
xv, 538 pages
Isbn
9780307385901
Lccn
2007021108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)132681528

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