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The Resource A disappearance in Damascus : friendship and survival in the shadow of war, Deborah Campbell

A disappearance in Damascus : friendship and survival in the shadow of war, Deborah Campbell

Label
A disappearance in Damascus : friendship and survival in the shadow of war
Title
A disappearance in Damascus
Title remainder
friendship and survival in the shadow of war
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Campbell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Working undercover in Damascus to report on the Iraqi refugees flooding into Syria after Saddam Hussein's overthrow, Campbell befriended Ahlam, who supported her family by supplying Western media with information and contacts. Then Ahlam was kidnapped, and Campbell worked overtime to try to find her
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Campbell, Deborah
Dewey number
  • 956.704/431
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS98.72.M34
LC item number
C34 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mahmood, Ahlam A
  • Campbell, Deborah
  • Political prisoners
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
  • Journalists
Target audience
adult
Label
A disappearance in Damascus : friendship and survival in the shadow of war, Deborah Campbell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 336-341)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Exodus -- The fixer -- The apartment -- The death division -- A free bird -- Friendship -- Another country -- Ahlam's war -- A small triumph -- Assassins -- Damascus in winter -- These dark times -- The disappearance -- The cage -- Officialdom -- The fixer's fixer -- Alone together -- Ahlam's story, part one -- We accept everything -- Ahlam's story, part two -- Beirut -- The children -- Unexpected revelations -- Ahlam's story, part three -- Failure -- Ahlam's story, part four -- Adaptation -- Aftermath -- Exile
Control code
19697493
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edtion.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9781250147875
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017027145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
A disappearance in Damascus : friendship and survival in the shadow of war, Deborah Campbell
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 336-341)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Exodus -- The fixer -- The apartment -- The death division -- A free bird -- Friendship -- Another country -- Ahlam's war -- A small triumph -- Assassins -- Damascus in winter -- These dark times -- The disappearance -- The cage -- Officialdom -- The fixer's fixer -- Alone together -- Ahlam's story, part one -- We accept everything -- Ahlam's story, part two -- Beirut -- The children -- Unexpected revelations -- Ahlam's story, part three -- Failure -- Ahlam's story, part four -- Adaptation -- Aftermath -- Exile
Control code
19697493
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edtion.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9781250147875
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017027145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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