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The Resource Not quite paradise : an American sojourn in Sri Lanka, Adele Barker

Not quite paradise : an American sojourn in Sri Lanka, Adele Barker

Label
Not quite paradise : an American sojourn in Sri Lanka
Title
Not quite paradise
Title remainder
an American sojourn in Sri Lanka
Statement of responsibility
Adele Barker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Anyone going to Sri Lanka should consider Adele Barker's Not Quite Paradise essential reading. Even travelers headed to other parts of the globeor those going no farther than their own living roomwill find this story of an American woman thoughtfully wending her way through the complexities of another country's culture and history fascinating." Kristin Ohlson, author of Stalking the Divine and co-author of Kabul Beauty School. Chronicles the author's travels in Sri Lanka, focusing on the differences between daily life there and in the United States, and the devastation suffered by the nation's people after the 2004 tsunami. An in-depth look at a beautiful island paradise devastated by a thirty-year war and the tsunami
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
340778
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barker, Adele Marie
Dewey number
954.9303/2092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Barker, Adele Marie
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sri Lanka
  • Ethnic conflict
  • War and society
  • Sri Lanka
  • Tsunamis
  • Indian Ocean Tsunami, 2004
  • Teachers
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an American sojourn in Sri Lanka
Label
Not quite paradise : an American sojourn in Sri Lanka, Adele Barker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780807000618
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009013015
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317623411
  • ocn317623411
  • OCoLC
Label
Not quite paradise : an American sojourn in Sri Lanka, Adele Barker
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780807000618
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009013015
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317623411
  • ocn317623411
  • OCoLC

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