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The Resource Out of Egypt : a memoir, André Aciman

Out of Egypt : a memoir, André Aciman

Label
Out of Egypt : a memoir
Title
Out of Egypt
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
André Aciman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in Alexandria, this classic and much-loved memoir chronicles the exploits of Andre Aciman's colourful Sephardic Jewish family from its arrival in Egypt at the turn of the century to its forced departure three generations later. Aciman tells a story of childhood innocence, of intricate family life and the pain of exile from a place one loves
Summary
The son of a flamboyant Jewish clan recounts his family's move to turn-of-the-century Alexandria, its many colorful members, its pursuit of wealth and happiness, and its struggles with anti-Semitic and anti-Western nationalism
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
167759
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aciman, André
Dewey number
B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aciman, André
  • Aciman family
  • Aciman family
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Alexandria (Egypt)
  • Alexandria (Egypt)
Target audience
adult
Label
Out of Egypt : a memoir, André Aciman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Picador, 1994
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000065217401
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
ix, 415 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780571349715
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1041896851
Label
Out of Egypt : a memoir, André Aciman
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Picador, 1994
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000065217401
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
ix, 415 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780571349715
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1041896851

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