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by Dirie, Waris.

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TitleDesert dawn
Author / Responsible partyDirie, Waris.
CollectionNonfiction
TopicsAutobiography. Women social reformers -- Somalia -- Biography. Women's rights -- Somalia. Models (Persons) -- Biography. Women diplomats -- Biography.
RestrictionsYes
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.
Published2004
Volume4 volumes

Summary

Fashion model and UN ambassador Waris Dirie was born into a traditional family of tribal desert nomads in Somalia and told the story of her escape from there in "Desert Flower". Here she traces the roots of her courage, resilience and humour back to her motherland, and particularly her mother.

Additional Information

descriptiondata
System control numberB6359
System NumberB6359
Original Print PublisherLondon : Virago, 2002.
Volume Number4 volumes
Volume number/sequential designation4 volumes
Participant or performer noteConnie Craig.
Transcriber nameConnie Craig.