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Enslaved : true stories of modern day slavery

Author: Jesse Sage; Liora Kasten
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An exposure of modern-day slavery brings together firsthand accounts from the estimated twenty-seven million people held in slavery today, looking at the global human rights crisis and the use of slaves in Southeast Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and theU.S.
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Genre/Form: Fallstudiensammlung
Biography
Case studies
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jesse Sage; Liora Kasten
ISBN: 1403973245 9781403973245
OCLC Number: 70199939
Description: xiii, 218 p., [7] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Behind the stories : modern day slavery in context / Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten --
The journey of an orphan : in and out of bondage from Haiti to Connecticut / Micheline Slattery --
Beyond Abeeda : surviving ten years of slavery in Sudan / Abuk Bak --
My life as a slave in America / Jill Leighton --
Trapped on the balcony : a tale of a Sri Lankan held hostage in Lebanon / Beatrice Fernando --
Laogai : inside China's forgotten labor camps / Harry Wu --
Out of Egypt : a lifeline via email for an enslaved au pair in Cairo / Selina Juma --
Atop the second wave : testimony from a Belarus prison / Sveta --
Amazing grace : a slave owner's awakening in Mauritania / Abdel Nasser Ould Yessa --
Where you come in / Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten.
Responsibility: edited by Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten ; foreword by Gloria Steinem.
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An exposure of modern-day slavery brings together firsthand accounts from the estimated twenty-seven million people held in slavery today, looking at the global human rights crisis and the use of slaves in Southeast Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and theU.S.

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