The Resource House of stone : a memoir of home, family, and a lost Middle East, Anthony Shadid

House of stone : a memoir of home, family, and a lost Middle East, Anthony Shadid

Label
House of stone : a memoir of home, family, and a lost Middle East
Title
House of stone
Title remainder
a memoir of home, family, and a lost Middle East
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Shadid
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • A journalist traces the story of his family's effort to rebuild an ancestral home in Lebanon amid political strife and how the work enabled a greater understanding of the emotions behind Middle East turbulence
  • In a saga of redemption and renewal, a two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner tells the story of rebuilding his family's ancestral home in Lebanon amid political strife, and his eventual understanding of the emotions behind the turbulence in the Middle East
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shadid, Anthony
Dewey number
306.0956
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ663.9
LC item number
.S53 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shadid, Anthony
  • Families
  • Home
  • Lebanon
  • Middle East
Label
House of stone : a memoir of home, family, and a lost Middle East, Anthony Shadid
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Bayt -- pt. 1. Returning. What silence knows ; Little olive ; Three birds ; Our last gentleman ; Gold ; Early harvest ; Don 't tell the neighbors ; Abu Jean, does this please you? ; Mr. Chaya appear s ; Last whispers ; Khairalla's oud ; Citadels -- pt. 2. At home. Homesick ; A bush call Rozana ; Stupid cat ; Sitara ; Salted miqta -- Passing danger ; Home ; Worse times ; In the name of the father ; Coming home ; Oh Laila ; My Jedeida
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 311 pages
Isbn
9780547134666
Lccn
2011036906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
2011036906
Label
House of stone : a memoir of home, family, and a lost Middle East, Anthony Shadid
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Bayt -- pt. 1. Returning. What silence knows ; Little olive ; Three birds ; Our last gentleman ; Gold ; Early harvest ; Don 't tell the neighbors ; Abu Jean, does this please you? ; Mr. Chaya appear s ; Last whispers ; Khairalla's oud ; Citadels -- pt. 2. At home. Homesick ; A bush call Rozana ; Stupid cat ; Sitara ; Salted miqta -- Passing danger ; Home ; Worse times ; In the name of the father ; Coming home ; Oh Laila ; My Jedeida
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 311 pages
Isbn
9780547134666
Lccn
2011036906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
2011036906

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