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The Resource Black elephants : a memoir, Karol Nielsen

Black elephants : a memoir, Karol Nielsen

Label
Black elephants : a memoir
Title
Black elephants
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Karol Nielsen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An aspiring writer and reporter, Karol Nielsen went trekking through the Peruvian Andes at the height of the Shining Path terror, looking for adventure and a good story. She found Aviv, an Israeli traveler fresh out of his mandatory military service-a war-weary veteran of the first intifada-dreaming about peace. Black Elephants follows this idealistic pair as they explore the Americas, until Aviv, inexorably drawn to his homeland, asks Karol to come with him to Israel. There, the couple's lovingly laid plans-for Aviv to attend university, and for Karol to work on a kibbutz, study Hebrew, and g
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nielsen, Karol
Dewey number
306.84/5092
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ801
LC item number
.N54 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nielsen, Karol
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Persian Gulf War, 1991
  • Nielsen, Karol
  • Persian Gulf War (1991)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Israel
Label
Black elephants : a memoir, Karol Nielsen
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; 1 The New Zealand SheepFarmer and the Recruit; 2 Machu Picchu; 3 Schlepper; 4 Revital; 5 Mexican Pyramids; 6 Long Distance; 7 Sabra; 8 Give Peace a Chance; 9 Black Elephants; 10 Not a Good Soldier; 11 Nadav; 12 Housebound; 13 Cappuccino, Cheesecake, and Gas Masks; 14 Sitting Ducks; 15 The Promise; 16 Lucie; 17 A Lonely Trip; 18 Hebrew Lessons; 19 Scandinavian Worker; 20 Pampered American; 21 Smoker; 22 Nine-Point-Two Miles; 23 Litmus Test; 24 Better to Smile; 25 Hermit Crab; 26 Shalom, Shalom; 27 Collateral Damage; 28 Homecoming
Control code
787866988
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (222 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803237834
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ddaf5ee9-8ce0-4c63-b361-9e0eeaed172f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)787866988
Label
Black elephants : a memoir, Karol Nielsen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; 1 The New Zealand SheepFarmer and the Recruit; 2 Machu Picchu; 3 Schlepper; 4 Revital; 5 Mexican Pyramids; 6 Long Distance; 7 Sabra; 8 Give Peace a Chance; 9 Black Elephants; 10 Not a Good Soldier; 11 Nadav; 12 Housebound; 13 Cappuccino, Cheesecake, and Gas Masks; 14 Sitting Ducks; 15 The Promise; 16 Lucie; 17 A Lonely Trip; 18 Hebrew Lessons; 19 Scandinavian Worker; 20 Pampered American; 21 Smoker; 22 Nine-Point-Two Miles; 23 Litmus Test; 24 Better to Smile; 25 Hermit Crab; 26 Shalom, Shalom; 27 Collateral Damage; 28 Homecoming
Control code
787866988
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (222 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803237834
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ddaf5ee9-8ce0-4c63-b361-9e0eeaed172f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)787866988

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