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Author Mawi Asgedom.

Title Of beetles & angels : a boy's remarkable journey from a refugee camp to Harvard / Mawi Asgedom ; edited by Dave Berger. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Edition First pbk. edition.
Publication Info. Boston : Little, Brown, and Co., 2002.
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Description 1 online resource (142 pages) : illustrations, map.
Summary An autobiography of a boy who, at the age of three, fled civil war in Ethiopia by walking with his mother and brother to a Sudanese refugee camp, and later moved to Chicago and earned a scholarship to Harvard University. Includes recipes and discussion questions.
Contents Memories -- The Camp -- Coming to America -- A New Life -- God's Angels -- Playground Warfare -- Days of Mischief -- Libee Migbar -- Coffee Tales -- The Making of a Man -- The Unmaking of a Man -- Eyeing the Mountaintop -- Father Haileab -- Izgihare Yihabkoom -- Mama Tsege's Legendary Habesha Recipes.
Subject Mawi Asgedom -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile literature.
Ethiopian Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Immigrants -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Refugee children -- Sudan -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Refugees -- Sudan -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Mawi Asgedom -- Childhood and youth.
Ethiopian Americans.
Immigrants -- United States.
Refugees.
Flüchtlingskind.
Äthiopischer Flüchtling.
Sudan.
USA.
Äthiopien.
Juvenile literature.
BIOGRAPHY.
Genre Autobiographie.
Electronic books.
Added Author Berger, Dave.
Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Added Title Of beetles and angels
Other Form: Print version: Mawi Asgedom. Of beetles & angels. First pbk. edition 0316826200 (DLC) 2002067548 (OCoLC)49805987
ISBN 9780316147323 (electronic bk.)
031614732X (electronic bk.)
9780316048224 (electronic bk.)
0316048224 (electronic bk.)
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