Alia's mission: saving the books of Iraq

PIC S817p 2011

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Alia's mission: saving the books of Iraq

Stamaty, Mark Alan.

New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2004.

30 p. : illus. ; 23 cm.

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The inspiring story of an Iraqi librarian's courageous fight to save books from the Basra Central Library before it was destroyed in the war. It is 2003 and Alia Muhammad Baker, the chief librarian of the Central Library in Basra, Iraq, has grown worried given the increased likelihood of war.

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ISBN:

978-0-375-83217-8

LC Call No:

Z720.B24S73

Dewey Class No:

S783a/2008 PIC

Author:

Stamaty, Mark Alan.

Title:

Alia's mission: saving the books of Iraq.

Publisher:

New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2004.

Physical:

30 p. : illus. ; 23 cm.

Summary:

The inspiring story of an Iraqi librarian's courageous fight to save books from the Basra Central Library before it was destroyed in the war. It is 2003 and Alia Muhammad Baker, the chief librarian of the Central Library in Basra, Iraq, has grown worried given the increased likelihood of war.

Subject:

BAKER, ALIA MUHAMMED.

Subject:

Cartoons and comics

Subject:

Graphic novels.

Link:

Cover image

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