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A hope more powerful than the sea : one refugee's incredible story of love, loss, and survival

Author: Melissa Fleming
Publisher: New York : Flatiron Books, [2017]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The story of a young Syrian refugee's attempt to reach Sweden, focusing on her ordeal in icy waters after the dilapidated fishing vessel in which she was traveling--along with 500 others--sinks.
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Genre/Form: History
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Fleming, Melissa (Communication director).
Hope more powerful than the sea.
New York : Flatiron Books, [2017]
(DLC) 2016044107
(OCoLC)949142903
Named Person: Doaa Al Zamel
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Melissa Fleming
ISBN: 9781250106018 125010601X
OCLC Number: 970202882
Notes: "The journey of Doaa Al Zamel"--Dust jacket.
Awards: Alex Award, 2018
Description: 1 online resource (274 pages)
Contents: A childhood in Syria --
The war begins --
The siege of Daraa --
Life as a refugee --
Love in exile --
The engagement --
Deal with the devil --
The nightmare begins --
All that is left is the sea --
Rescue at the dying hour.
Other Titles: A hope more powerful than the sea:
Responsibility: Melissa Fleming.

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The story of a young Syrian refugee's attempt to reach Sweden, focusing on her ordeal in icy waters after the dilapidated fishing vessel in which she was traveling--along with 500 others--sinks.

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