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Strength in what remains
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Published:
New York : Random House, [2009].
Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
xvii, 277 pages ; 25 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781400066216 (acid-free paper), 1400066212 (acid-free paper), 9780812977615

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages [273]-277).
Description
Presents the story of Burundi civil war survivor Deo, who endures homelessness before pursuing an education at Columbia and eventually returning to his native land to help people in both countries.
Description
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author Tracy Kidder returns with the extraordinary true story of Deo, a young man who arrives in America from Burundi in search of a new life. After surviving a civil war and genocide, he ekes out a precarious existence delivering groceries, living in Central Park, and learning English by reading dictionaries in bookstores until he begins to meet the strangers who will change his life, pointing him eventually in the direction of Columbia University, medical school, and a life devoted to healing.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Kidder, T. (2009). Strength in what remains. First edition. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Kidder, Tracy. 2009. Strength in What Remains. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Kidder, Tracy, Strength in What Remains. New York: Random House, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Kidder, Tracy. Strength in What Remains. First edition. New York: Random House, 2009. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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