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The Resource The dressmaker of Khair Khana : five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe, Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, (overdrive ebook)

The dressmaker of Khair Khana : five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe, Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, (overdrive ebook)

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The dressmaker of Khair Khana : five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe
Title
The dressmaker of Khair Khana
Title remainder
five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe
Statement of responsibility
Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The incredible true account of Kamila Sidiqi who, when her father and brother were forced to flee Kabul, became the sole breadwinner for her five siblings. Armed only with grit and determination, she picked up a needle and thread and created a thriving business of her own and held her family together
Summary
The incredible true account of Kamila Sidiqi who, when her father and brother were forced to flee Kabul, became the sole breadwinner for her five siblings. Armed only with grit and determination, she picked up a needle and thread and created a thriving business of her own and held her family together
Tone
Writing style
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2012
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
381270
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
958.1
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe
Label
The dressmaker of Khair Khana : five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe, Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, (overdrive ebook)
Link
http://ohdbks.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=9D9D35CC-C5C8-40E1-870C-9DB9D8449CAD
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-256)
Color
multicolored
Contents
The news arrives and everything changes -- A time of goodbyes -- Stitching the future back together -- The plan goes to market -- An idea is born...but will it work? -- Class is in session -- An unexpected wedding party -- A new opportunity knocks -- Danger in the night sky -- Kabul Jan, Kaweyan, and Kamila's faith in good fortune
Control code
ocm708581444
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unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 256 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062074959
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
port.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9d9d35cc-c5c8-40e1-870c-9db9d8449cad
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)708581444
Label
The dressmaker of Khair Khana : five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe, Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, (overdrive ebook)
Link
http://ohdbks.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=9D9D35CC-C5C8-40E1-870C-9DB9D8449CAD
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-256)
Color
multicolored
Contents
The news arrives and everything changes -- A time of goodbyes -- Stitching the future back together -- The plan goes to market -- An idea is born...but will it work? -- Class is in session -- An unexpected wedding party -- A new opportunity knocks -- Danger in the night sky -- Kabul Jan, Kaweyan, and Kamila's faith in good fortune
Control code
ocm708581444
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 256 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062074959
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
port.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9d9d35cc-c5c8-40e1-870c-9db9d8449cad
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)708581444

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