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The unheard : a memoir of deafness and Africa

Author: Josh Swiller
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2007.
Series: Holt paperback.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Holt paperbacks edView all editions and formats
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Describes one young man's efforts to reconcile his deafness in an unforgiving, hearing world by undertaking a two-year sojourn in a remote village in Zambia as a Peace Corps volunteer, where he finds a remarkable world marked by both beauty and violence.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Autobiographie
Named Person: Josh Swiller; Josh Swiller
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Josh Swiller
ISBN: 9780805082104 0805082107
OCLC Number: 122525938
Description: 265 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Holt paperback.
Responsibility: Josh Swiller.
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Describes one young man's efforts to reconcile his deafness in an unforgiving, hearing world by undertaking a two-year sojourn in a remote village in Zambia as a Peace Corps volunteer, where he finds a remarkable world marked by both beauty and violence.

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