Der Traum von Olympia : die Geschichte von Samia Yusuf Omar (Book, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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Der Traum von Olympia : die Geschichte von Samia Yusuf Omar

Author: Reinhard Kleist
Publisher: Hamburg : Carlsen, [2017]
Series: Graphic novel paperback (Hamburg, Germany)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : GermanView all editions and formats
Summary:
The sprinter Samia Yusuf Omar represented Somalia at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. However, she was threatened by Islamic extremists who oppose that women play sports. In the hope of being able to participate in the Olympic Games in London, she tried to escape to Europe. Samia Yusuf Omar drowned at age 21 off the coast of Malta in 2012. -- carlsen.de.
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Genre/Form: Comics (Graphic works)
Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: Samia Yusuf Omar
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Reinhard Kleist
ISBN: 9783551713865 3551713863
OCLC Number: 1020716387
Description: 147 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Graphic novel paperback (Hamburg, Germany)
Responsibility: Reinhard Kleist.

Abstract:

The sprinter Samia Yusuf Omar represented Somalia at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. However, she was threatened by Islamic extremists who oppose that women play sports. In the hope of being able to participate in the Olympic Games in London, she tried to escape to Europe. Samia Yusuf Omar drowned at age 21 off the coast of Malta in 2012. -- carlsen.de.

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