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The Resource My father, maker of the trees : how I survived the Rwandan genocide, Eric Irivuzumugabe ; with Tracey D. Lawrence

My father, maker of the trees : how I survived the Rwandan genocide, Eric Irivuzumugabe ; with Tracey D. Lawrence

Label
My father, maker of the trees : how I survived the Rwandan genocide
Title
My father, maker of the trees
Title remainder
how I survived the Rwandan genocide
Statement of responsibility
Eric Irivuzumugabe ; with Tracey D. Lawrence
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eric Irivuzumugabe offers a personal, first-hand account of the Rwanda genocide. As a sixteen-year-old boy, Irivuzumugabe was forced to hide in a tree for over two weeks to escape his would-be killers. In less than four months, over 800,000 Rwandans losttheir lives. Fortunately, Irivuzumugabe survived and now shares his harrowing tale
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
328810
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 276.7571/0829092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BR1725.I75
LC item number
A3 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how I survived the Rwandan genocide
Label
My father, maker of the trees : how I survived the Rwandan genocide, Eric Irivuzumugabe ; with Tracey D. Lawrence
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Part I: The coming threat -- A family of survivors -- The outbreak -- Part II: A thousand escapes -- Interlude : three streams make a mighty river -- Eric : life in the trees -- Canisius : running from my neighbors -- Mugabo : fleeing from the devil -- Postlude -- Part III: The will to survive -- Searching for family -- A life resurrected -- No longer an orphan -- A call to the fatherless -- Hope for Rwanda -- Part IV: A people of hope -- The healing flame -- Seventy times seven -- The privilege of suffering -- Orphans of faith -- Rwanda today -- Conclusion -- Epilogue
Control code
5082309
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
205 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780801013201
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2009013820
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn311752389
  • (OCoLC)311752389
Label
My father, maker of the trees : how I survived the Rwandan genocide, Eric Irivuzumugabe ; with Tracey D. Lawrence
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Part I: The coming threat -- A family of survivors -- The outbreak -- Part II: A thousand escapes -- Interlude : three streams make a mighty river -- Eric : life in the trees -- Canisius : running from my neighbors -- Mugabo : fleeing from the devil -- Postlude -- Part III: The will to survive -- Searching for family -- A life resurrected -- No longer an orphan -- A call to the fatherless -- Hope for Rwanda -- Part IV: A people of hope -- The healing flame -- Seventy times seven -- The privilege of suffering -- Orphans of faith -- Rwanda today -- Conclusion -- Epilogue
Control code
5082309
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
205 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780801013201
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2009013820
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn311752389
  • (OCoLC)311752389

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