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The Resource A moonless, starless sky : ordinary women and men fighting extremism in Africa, Alexis Okeowo

A moonless, starless sky : ordinary women and men fighting extremism in Africa, Alexis Okeowo

Label
A moonless, starless sky : ordinary women and men fighting extremism in Africa
Title
A moonless, starless sky
Title remainder
ordinary women and men fighting extremism in Africa
Statement of responsibility
Alexis Okeowo
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents accounts of everyday men and women living amidst war and extremism
Summary
A staff writer for the New Yorker describes the true stories of Africans who are bravely resisting the fundamentalism sweeping their country, including a women's basketball team in Somalia, a vigilante against Boko Haram, and kidnapping victims of Joseph Kony’s LRA
Tone
Writing style
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10574452
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
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Okeowo, Alexis
Dewey number
363.3215096
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Extremists
  • Abduction
  • Islamic fundamentalism
  • Human rights workers
  • Political activists
Target audience
adult
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ordinary women and men fighting extremism in Africa
Label
A moonless, starless sky : ordinary women and men fighting extremism in Africa, Alexis Okeowo
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Uganda: An LRA love story -- Mauritania: Not restrained by chains -- Nigeria: No regrets -- Somalia: War and basketball -- Uganda: In a perfect life -- Mauritania: Caravan of freedom -- Nigeria: Nobody rescued them -- Somalia: The last two stadiums in Mogadishu
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 240 pages
Isbn
9780316382939
Lccn
2017020071
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)972386204
Label
A moonless, starless sky : ordinary women and men fighting extremism in Africa, Alexis Okeowo
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Uganda: An LRA love story -- Mauritania: Not restrained by chains -- Nigeria: No regrets -- Somalia: War and basketball -- Uganda: In a perfect life -- Mauritania: Caravan of freedom -- Nigeria: Nobody rescued them -- Somalia: The last two stadiums in Mogadishu
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 240 pages
Isbn
9780316382939
Lccn
2017020071
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)972386204

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