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Love in the driest season : a family memoir

Author: Neely Tucker
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Follows an American foreign correspondent and his wife's struggle to save the life of, and eventually adopt, an infant girl who was abandoned in conflict-torn Zimbabwe.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Erlebnisbericht
Cas, Études de
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tucker, Neely.
Love in the driest season.
New York : Crown Publishers, ©2004
(OCoLC)607063808
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Neely Tucker
ISBN: 0609609769 9780609609767 1400081602 9781400081608
OCLC Number: 51095445
Awards: Winner of Books for a Better Life (Inspirational Memoir) 2004
Description: 242 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: People Like Us --
Let's Stay Together --
The Girl-Child --
Fitting In --
"Breathe, Baby, Breathe" --
Away from Home --
Vital Signs --
Mississippi Redux --
Children of the Dry Season --
"Rejected" --
Rain --
Persona Non Grata --
Choosing Chipo --
The Paper Trail --
"Shortcuts" --
House of Echoes --
Betrayed --
Friends and Foes --
On the Record --
West Toward Home.
Responsibility: Neely Tucker.
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Follows an American foreign correspondent and his wife's struggle to save the life of, and eventually adopt, an infant girl who was abandoned in conflict-torn Zimbabwe.

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