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Author Boochani, Behrouz, author.

Title No friend but the mountains : writing from Manus Prison / Behrouz Boochani ; translated by Omid Tofighian.

Publication Info. Toronto : Anansi International, 2019.
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction-NEW  325.210955 BOO    DUE 11-02-19
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Description xii, 398 pages ; 23 cm
Note Translated from the Farsi.
Original manuscript title unknown.
Summary "In 2013, Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani was illegally detained on Manus Island, a refugee detention centre off the coast of Australia. He has been there ever since. This book is the result. Laboriously tapped out on a mobile phone and translated from the Farsi. It is a voice of witness, an act of survival. A lyric first-hand account. A cry of resistance. A vivid portrait through five years of incarceration and exile."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Boochani, Behrouz.
Refugees, Kurdish -- Papua New Guinea -- Manus Island -- Biography.
Iranians -- Papua New Guinea -- Manus Island -- Biography.
Illegal aliens -- Papua New Guinea -- Manus Island -- Biography.
Journalists -- Papua New Guinea -- Manus Island -- Biography.
Alien detention centers -- Papua New Guinea -- Manus Island.
Australia -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
Genre Autobiographies.
Added Author Tofighian, Omid, translator.
ISBN 9781487006839 (softcover)
1487006837
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