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The sandcastle girls, Chris Bohjalian

Label
The sandcastle girls
Title
The sandcastle girls
Statement of responsibility
Chris Bohjalian
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Elizabeth Endicott, a young American woman travels on an aid mission to Syria in 1915, little does she realise what atrocities she will have to face. For Aleppo is the resting place for the hundreds of thousands of Armenians who have been forced to march out of Turkey and through the desert to Syria. It is there she meets Armen
Summary
A historical love story inspired by the author's Armenian heritage finds early 20th-century nurse Elizabeth Endicott arriving in Syria to help deliver food and medical aid to genocide refugees, a volunteer service during which she exchanges letters with an Armenian engineer and widower
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
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10120202
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1960-
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Bohjalian, Chris
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Refugees
  • Armenian massacres, 1915-1923
  • Family secrets
Target audience
adult
Label
The sandcastle girls, Chris Bohjalian
Instantiates
Note
Originally published: New York: Doubleday, 2012
Control code
000050718249
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
408 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781471228773
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
System control number
(OCoLC)835972581
Label
The sandcastle girls, Chris Bohjalian
Note
Originally published: New York: Doubleday, 2012
Control code
000050718249
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
408 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781471228773
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
System control number
(OCoLC)835972581

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