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The Resource A long walk to water : a novel, by Linda Sue Park

A long walk to water : a novel, by Linda Sue Park

Label
A long walk to water : a novel
Title
A long walk to water
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Linda Sue Park
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, eleven-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family and must walk with other Dinka tribe members through southern Sudan, Ethiopia, and Kenya in search of safe haven. Based on the life of Salva Dut, who, after emigrating to America in 1996, began a project to dig water wells in Sudan
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Park, Linda Sue
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
10 and up
LC call number
PZ7.P22115
LC item number
Lo 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dut, Salva
  • Refugees
  • Survival
  • Water-supply
  • Black peoplezSudan
  • Children and war
  • Orphans
  • Sudan
  • Sudan
  • South Sudan
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A long walk to water : a novel, by Linda Sue Park
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Based on a true story."
  • Includes "A message from Salva Dut, Rochester, New York, 2010" and "Author's note."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
121 pages
Isbn
9780547577319
Lccn
2009048857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color map
System control number
  • 2103148
  • (OCoLC)ocn495597182
  • (OCoLC)495597182
  • 1753606
  • 671133
  • 2916874
Label
A long walk to water : a novel, by Linda Sue Park
Publication
Note
  • "Based on a true story."
  • Includes "A message from Salva Dut, Rochester, New York, 2010" and "Author's note."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
121 pages
Isbn
9780547577319
Lccn
2009048857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color map
System control number
  • 2103148
  • (OCoLC)ocn495597182
  • (OCoLC)495597182
  • 1753606
  • 671133
  • 2916874

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