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The Resource And then life happens : a memoir, Auma Obama ; translated by Ross Benjamin

And then life happens : a memoir, Auma Obama ; translated by Ross Benjamin

Label
And then life happens : a memoir
Title
And then life happens
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Auma Obama ; translated by Ross Benjamin
Title variation
And then life happens
Title variation remainder
a sisters memoir
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
President Barack Obama's half-sister writes a moving memoir of her life in a remote village in Kenya, her years in England and Germany, and her relationship with her brother
Member of
Summary
The half-sister of President Barack Obama describes her childhood in a remote Kenyan village and her relationships with their father, half-brother, and stepmother, tracing her cultural struggles in England before she returned to Africa to work for CARE International
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10075902
Cataloging source
DLC
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1960-
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Obama, Auma
Dewey number
  • 361.7/63092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DT433.582.O23
LC item number
A3 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obama, Auma
  • Obama, Barack
  • CARE/International
  • Women social reformers
  • Women political activists
  • Women scholars
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Kenya
  • Germany
  • England
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a sister's memoir
Label
And then life happens : a memoir, Auma Obama ; translated by Ross Benjamin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • Translation from German of: Leben kommt immer dazwischen
  • Originally published in German in 2010 by Lübbe, under title: Das Leben kommt immer dazwischen
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Kenya -- Germany -- England and Kenya -- Epilogue
Control code
19588766
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
342 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250010056
Lccn
2012009431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Stock number
BRO-copy20120423-153
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn7ocm59914151
  • .b25071385
  • (OCoLC)759914151
Label
And then life happens : a memoir, Auma Obama ; translated by Ross Benjamin
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • Translation from German of: Leben kommt immer dazwischen
  • Originally published in German in 2010 by Lübbe, under title: Das Leben kommt immer dazwischen
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Kenya -- Germany -- England and Kenya -- Epilogue
Control code
19588766
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
342 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250010056
Lccn
2012009431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Stock number
BRO-copy20120423-153
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn7ocm59914151
  • .b25071385
  • (OCoLC)759914151

Library Locations

    • Pike County Public Library - Otwell BranchBorrow it
      2301 N. Spring St., Otwell, IN, 47564, US
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