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The Resource 19 varieties of gazelle : poems of the Middle East, by Naomi Shihab Nye

19 varieties of gazelle : poems of the Middle East, by Naomi Shihab Nye

Label
19 varieties of gazelle : poems of the Middle East
Title
19 varieties of gazelle
Title remainder
poems of the Middle East
Statement of responsibility
by Naomi Shihab Nye
Title variation
Nineteen varieties of gazelle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nineteen poems about the Middle East and about being an Arab American living in the United States
Member of
Awards note
National Book Award finalist.
Cataloging source
NCM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nye, Naomi Shihab
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3564.Y44
LC item number
A613 2002
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle East
  • Arab Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
19 varieties of gazelle : poems of the Middle East, by Naomi Shihab Nye
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc042/2002000771.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Greenwillow book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Section One: Different ways to pray -- My father and the figtree -- What kind of fool am I? -- Going to the spring -- Biography of an Armenian schoolgirl -- The words under the words -- Spark -- The man who makes brooms -- The garden of Abu Mahmoud -- Her way -- The clean rinse -- For Mohammed on the mountain -- Passing the refugee camp -- Lunch in Nablus City park -- Arabic coffee -- Red brocade -- Steps -- Prayer in my boot -- Thing's don't stop -- Even at war -- The grieving ring -- For the 500th dead Palestinian, Ibtisam Bozieh -- Those whom we do not know -- Visit -- The Palestinians have given up parties -- The small vases from Hebron -- Darling -- Fundamentalism -- My grandmother in the stars -- Rock -- Praying for wind -- Olive jar -- They dropped it -- Section Two: 19 varieties of Gazelle -- Arabic -- Jerusalem -- Holy Land -- Half-and-half -- Stain -- My uncle's favorite coffee shop -- A definite shore -- Two countries -- The tray -- The many hats of William Yale -- What news are you listening to? -- Staying close -- Ducks -- The address book of a lonely man -- Footfall -- Trenches and moats and mounds of dirt -- What he said to his enemies -- Peace -- How long peace takes -- A single slice reveals them -- Stone house -- Jerusalem headlines 2000 -- Mr. Dajani, calling from Jericho -- All things not considered -- Blood
Control code
ocm60396705
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st Harper Tempest ed.
Extent
xviii, 142 pages
Isbn
9780060504045
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)60396705
Label
19 varieties of gazelle : poems of the Middle East, by Naomi Shihab Nye
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc042/2002000771.html
Publication
Note
"A Greenwillow book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Section One: Different ways to pray -- My father and the figtree -- What kind of fool am I? -- Going to the spring -- Biography of an Armenian schoolgirl -- The words under the words -- Spark -- The man who makes brooms -- The garden of Abu Mahmoud -- Her way -- The clean rinse -- For Mohammed on the mountain -- Passing the refugee camp -- Lunch in Nablus City park -- Arabic coffee -- Red brocade -- Steps -- Prayer in my boot -- Thing's don't stop -- Even at war -- The grieving ring -- For the 500th dead Palestinian, Ibtisam Bozieh -- Those whom we do not know -- Visit -- The Palestinians have given up parties -- The small vases from Hebron -- Darling -- Fundamentalism -- My grandmother in the stars -- Rock -- Praying for wind -- Olive jar -- They dropped it -- Section Two: 19 varieties of Gazelle -- Arabic -- Jerusalem -- Holy Land -- Half-and-half -- Stain -- My uncle's favorite coffee shop -- A definite shore -- Two countries -- The tray -- The many hats of William Yale -- What news are you listening to? -- Staying close -- Ducks -- The address book of a lonely man -- Footfall -- Trenches and moats and mounds of dirt -- What he said to his enemies -- Peace -- How long peace takes -- A single slice reveals them -- Stone house -- Jerusalem headlines 2000 -- Mr. Dajani, calling from Jericho -- All things not considered -- Blood
Control code
ocm60396705
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st Harper Tempest ed.
Extent
xviii, 142 pages
Isbn
9780060504045
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)60396705

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