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The Resource A refugee's journey from Myanmar, Ellen Rodger

A refugee's journey from Myanmar, Ellen Rodger

Label
A refugee's journey from Myanmar
Title
A refugee's journey from Myanmar
Statement of responsibility
Ellen Rodger
Title variation
refugees journey from Myanmar
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nazir, his father, and older brother live in Myanmar, a country that has experienced many years of violence. As a part of the Rohingya minority group, the family is considered unwelcome in their homeland. Nazir and his father flee by boat to a refugee camp, eventually escaping as refugees to the United States. Interspersed with facts about Myanmar and its people, this narrative tells a story common to many refugees fleeing the country. Readers will learn about the conflict there and how they can help refugees in their communities and around the world who are struggling to find permanent homes
Member of
Summary
"Nazir, his father, and older brother live in Myanmar, a country that has experienced many years of violence. As a part of the Rohingya minority group, the family is considered unwelcome in their homeland. Nazir and his father flee by boat to a refugee camp, eventually escaping as refugees to the United States. Interspersed with facts about Myanmar and its people, this narrative tells a story common to many refugees fleeing the country. Readers will learn about the conflict there and how they can help refugees in their communities and around the world who are struggling to find permanent homes"--Provided by publisher.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10615869
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.8709591
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV640.5.B93
LC item number
R64 2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
720
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Leaving my homeland
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A refugee's journey from Myanmar, Ellen Rodger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Leaving Myanmar -- My homeland, Myanmar -- Syed's story: home is family -- No peace, no justice -- Nazir's story: leaving home -- Where to live? -- Syed's story: the smugglers' boats -- Life in limbo -- Syed's story: alone in Indonesia -- Stateless people -- Nazir's story: brothers reunited -- Where to live? -- Syed's story: the smugglers' boats -- Life in limbo -- Syed's story: alone in Indonesia -- Stateless people -- Nazir's story: brothers reunited -- An unsettled life -- You can help!
Control code
5905278
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778736813
Lccn
2017027482
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1001906504
Label
A refugee's journey from Myanmar, Ellen Rodger
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Leaving Myanmar -- My homeland, Myanmar -- Syed's story: home is family -- No peace, no justice -- Nazir's story: leaving home -- Where to live? -- Syed's story: the smugglers' boats -- Life in limbo -- Syed's story: alone in Indonesia -- Stateless people -- Nazir's story: brothers reunited -- Where to live? -- Syed's story: the smugglers' boats -- Life in limbo -- Syed's story: alone in Indonesia -- Stateless people -- Nazir's story: brothers reunited -- An unsettled life -- You can help!
Control code
5905278
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778736813
Lccn
2017027482
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1001906504

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