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The Resource The dressmaker of Khair Khana : five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe, Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

The dressmaker of Khair Khana : five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe, Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

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The dressmaker of Khair Khana : five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe
Title
The dressmaker of Khair Khana
Title remainder
five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe
Statement of responsibility
Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The incredible true account of Kamila Sidiqi who, when her father and brother were forced to flee Kabul, became the sole breadwinner for her five siblings. Armed only with grit and determination, she picked up a needle and thread and created a thriving business of her own and held her family together
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Tzemach Lemmon, Gayle
Dewey number
958.1
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS375.K2
LC item number
T94 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Sediqi, Kamela
  • Sediqi, Kamela
  • Dressmakers
  • Sisters
  • Businesswomen
  • Community life
  • Khair Khana (Kabul, Afghanistan)
  • Kabul (Afghanistan)
  • Kabul (Afghanistan)
  • Kabul (Afghanistan)
Label
The dressmaker of Khair Khana : five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe, Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
Link
http://santaclara.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=9D9D35CC-C5C8-40E1-870C-9DB9D8449CAD
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-256)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The news arrives and everything changes -- A time of goodbyes -- Stitching the future back together -- The plan goes to market -- An idea is born...but will it work? -- Class is in session -- An unexpected wedding party -- A new opportunity knocks -- Danger in the night sky -- Kabul Jan, Kaweyan, and Kamila's faith in good fortune
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 256 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062074959
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
port.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn708581444
  • (OCoLC)708581444
Label
The dressmaker of Khair Khana : five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe, Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
Link
http://santaclara.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=9D9D35CC-C5C8-40E1-870C-9DB9D8449CAD
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-256)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The news arrives and everything changes -- A time of goodbyes -- Stitching the future back together -- The plan goes to market -- An idea is born...but will it work? -- Class is in session -- An unexpected wedding party -- A new opportunity knocks -- Danger in the night sky -- Kabul Jan, Kaweyan, and Kamila's faith in good fortune
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 256 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062074959
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
port.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn708581444
  • (OCoLC)708581444

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