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Forget not the sparrows

Yene Assegid

Forget not the sparrows

an African story: unfinished conversations with my grandmother

by Yene Assegid

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Published by Shola Stories in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Grandparent and child,
  • Childhood and youth,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 546).

    StatementYene Assegid
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT2158.A87 A3 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination546 p. ;
    Number of Pages546
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25339396M
    ISBN 10061550941X
    ISBN 109780615509419
    LC Control Number2011938291

    Forget not the Sparrows is a heartfelt book based on the author's relationship with her beloved grandmother, an Ethiopian sage. Through this relationship, Yene describes life in Ethiopia before the communist revolution and the subsequent impact of exile, immigration, and the challenges of establishing a new life in a host country.


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Forget not the Sparrows is a heartfelt book based on the author’s relationship with her beloved grandmother, an Ethiopian sage. Through this relationship, Yene describes life in Ethiopia before the communist revolution and the subsequent impact of exile, immigration, and the challenges of establishing a new life in a host : Paperback.

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