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The latehomecomer : a Hmong family memoir, Kao Kalia Yang

Label
The latehomecomer : a Hmong family memoir
Title
The latehomecomer
Title remainder
a Hmong family memoir
Statement of responsibility
Kao Kalia Yang
Title variation
Late homecomer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the journey from refuge camp to America and the hardships and joys of a family's struggle to adapt in a strange culture while holding onto traditions that are passed down from her beloved grandmother
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yang, Kao Kalia
Dewey number
  • 959.704/3092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E184.H55
LC item number
Y36 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yang, Kao Kalia
  • Hmong Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Yang, Kao Kalia
  • Grandmothers
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
  • Saint Paul (Minn.)
Label
The latehomecomer : a Hmong family memoir, Kao Kalia Yang
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Seeking refuge -- A walk in the jungle -- Enemy camp -- Refugees -- Ban Vinai refugee camp -- The second leaving -- Phanat Nikhom transition camp to America -- A return to the clouds -- Before the babies -- Coming of the son -- The haunted section-8 house -- Our moldy home -- When the tiger comes -- Preparations -- Goodbye to Grandma -- Walking back alone -- Hmong in America
Control code
BK0007533786
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
277 p.
Isbn
9781566892087
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2007046386
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The latehomecomer : a Hmong family memoir, Kao Kalia Yang
Publication
Contents
Seeking refuge -- A walk in the jungle -- Enemy camp -- Refugees -- Ban Vinai refugee camp -- The second leaving -- Phanat Nikhom transition camp to America -- A return to the clouds -- Before the babies -- Coming of the son -- The haunted section-8 house -- Our moldy home -- When the tiger comes -- Preparations -- Goodbye to Grandma -- Walking back alone -- Hmong in America
Control code
BK0007533786
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
277 p.
Isbn
9781566892087
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2007046386
Other physical details
ill.

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