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Call me American : a memoir / Abdi Nor Iftin with Max Alexander.

By: Iftin, Abdi Nor.
Contributor(s): Alexander, Max, 1957-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2018Edition: 1st ed.Description: 310 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9781524732196.Subject(s): Iftin, Abdi Nor | Somali Americans -- Maine -- Biography | Immigrants -- Maine -- Biography | Muslims -- Maine -- BiographyGenre/Form: Autobiographies.DDC classification: 305.893/540741 | B
Contents:
Under the neem tree -- The first bullets -- Trail of thorns -- City of women and children -- Arabic to English -- The one they call American -- Buufis -- Wedding vows -- Sin and punishment -- Trapped -- No number -- Messages from Mogadishu -- Little Mogadishu -- Long odds -- White rooms -- Respect -- Epilogue.
Summary: Looks at the life of Somalian refugee Abdi Nor Iftin and how immigrated to America.
List(s) this item appears in: New Books for December 2018
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"This is a Borzoi Book"--T.p. verso.

Under the neem tree -- The first bullets -- Trail of thorns -- City of women and children -- Arabic to English -- The one they call American -- Buufis -- Wedding vows -- Sin and punishment -- Trapped -- No number -- Messages from Mogadishu -- Little Mogadishu -- Long odds -- White rooms -- Respect -- Epilogue.

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Looks at the life of Somalian refugee Abdi Nor Iftin and how immigrated to America.

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