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The Resource When a crocodile eats the sun : a memoir of Africa, Peter Godwin

When a crocodile eats the sun : a memoir of Africa, Peter Godwin

Label
When a crocodile eats the sun : a memoir of Africa
Title
When a crocodile eats the sun
Title remainder
a memoir of Africa
Statement of responsibility
Peter Godwin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces how the author routinely traveled between his Manhattan home to Zimbabwe to check on his aging parents, visits during which he witnessed the African region's dramatic descent into social and political turmoil
Tone
Award
ALA Notable Book, 2008.
Biography type
autobiography
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189269
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 968.9105/1092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT2999.G63
LC item number
A3 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a memoir of Africa
Label
When a crocodile eats the sun : a memoir of Africa, Peter Godwin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: South Africa : Picador Africa, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
4215790
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
344 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316158947
Lccn
2006027973
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm71189772
  • (OCoLC)71189772
Label
When a crocodile eats the sun : a memoir of Africa, Peter Godwin
Publication
Note
Originally published: South Africa : Picador Africa, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
4215790
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
344 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316158947
Lccn
2006027973
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm71189772
  • (OCoLC)71189772

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