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Author Hawa Abdi, 1947-

Title Keeping hope alive : one woman, 90,000 lives changed / Hawa Abdi ; with Sarah J. Robbins.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Grand Central Pub., 2013.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Ida PL Adult Biography - IPLY-11  B HAWA ABDI    AVAILABLE
 Manhattan-Elwood PL Adult Non Fiction - MTBB-2  323 ABD    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Biography - NLBB-1  B ABD    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Biography - NSLY-11  B HAW    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Biography - RIPG-6  B HAWA    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  323 HAW    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description xvii, 246 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
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Contents Keeping hope alive -- A stranger in my homeland -- Gold is made beautiful by fire -- To stop the bleeding -- Paradise in the world -- Friends and enemies -- Awaiting a life, awaiting a death -- Filling the hole in my heart -- Losing my past and my future -- Building my practice -- My sisters return -- Necessity is the mother of invention -- Collapse -- Why do you want to do this? -- Danger from within -- Today we are happy -- Operation Restore Hope -- One wrong decision -- The fourth container -- Vice Minister of Labor and Sports -- We can remember -- Ahmed -- "A doctor bound by humanity" -- An ocean of need -- A new generation -- The attack -- Women of the year -- Forgiveness.
Subject Hawa Abdi, 1947-
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Added Author Robbins, Sarah J.
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