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A long way home, Saroo Brierley with Larry Buttrose

Label
A long way home
Title
A long way home
Statement of responsibility
Saroo Brierley with Larry Buttrose
Title variation
Lion
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The miraculous and triumphant story of a young man who rediscovers not only his childhood life and home ... but an identity long-since left behind"--
Summary
An account of the author's inspirational effort to find his India birthplace describes how he was accidentally separated from his family in the mid-1980s, his survival on the streets of Calcutta, his adoption by an Australian family, and his headline-making Google Earth search
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10313072
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brierley, Saroo,
Dewey number
920.00920946
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT2808.B67
LC item number
A3 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Buttrose, Larry
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brierley, Saroo
  • Brierley, Saroo
  • Brierley, Saroo
  • East Indians
  • Adopted children
  • Birthparents
  • Intercountry adoption
  • Intercountry adoption
  • Large type books
  • Hobart (Tas.)
  • Kolkata (India)
Target audience
adult
Label
A long way home, Saroo Brierley with Larry Buttrose
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A boy's incredible journey from India to Australia and back again"--Cover
  • Originally published in 2013
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Remembering -- Getting Lost -- Survival -- Salvation -- A New Life -- My Mum's Journey -- Growing Up -- Resuming the Search -- Finding Home -- Meeting My Mother -- Reconnection -- Reaching Out -- Returning -- Epilogue -- Map: My Journey Across India
Control code
21086182
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
304 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781683244011
Lccn
2017009423
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn974700161
Label
A long way home, Saroo Brierley with Larry Buttrose
Publication
Note
  • "A boy's incredible journey from India to Australia and back again"--Cover
  • Originally published in 2013
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Remembering -- Getting Lost -- Survival -- Salvation -- A New Life -- My Mum's Journey -- Growing Up -- Resuming the Search -- Finding Home -- Meeting My Mother -- Reconnection -- Reaching Out -- Returning -- Epilogue -- Map: My Journey Across India
Control code
21086182
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
304 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781683244011
Lccn
2017009423
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn974700161

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