A Long Way Gone

Author: Ishmael Beah
Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books
ISBN: 9780374706524
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By thirteen, he'd been picked up by the government army, and Beah, at heart a gentle boy, found that he was capable of truly terrible acts. This is a rare and mesmerizing account, told with real literary force and heartbreaking honesty.

R Ckkehr Ins Leben

Author: Ishmael Beah
Publisher: Campus Verlag
ISBN: 9783593382647
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Der autobiografische Bericht des ehemaligen Kindersoldaten Ishmael Beah aus Sierra Leone, der heute in den Vereinigten Staaten lebt, beginnt mit seiner Kindheit in Sierra Leone.

Lion

Author: Saroo Brierley
Publisher: Ullstein eBooks
ISBN: 384370970X
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Es ist ein Tag wie jeder andere im Leben des fünfjährigen Saroo: Auf dem Bahnhof einer indischen Kleinstadt sucht er nach Münzen und Essensresten.

Radiance Of Tomorrow

Author: Ishmael Beah
Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books
ISBN: 0374709432
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At the center of Radiance of Tomorrow are Benjamin and Bockarie, two longtime friends who return to their hometown, Imperi, after the civil war. The village is in ruins, the ground covered in bones.

Wacky Aphorisms What The Web Says About A Long Way Gone

Author: John Kimber
Publisher: Lennex
ISBN: 9785517034908
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In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier.

Thoughts On Ishmeal Beah S Novel A Long Way Gone Memoirs Of A Boy Soldier

Author: Victoria Schwer
Publisher: GRIN Verlag
ISBN: 3656594740
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Victoria Schwer English 2 13 November 2012 Ishmael Beah and his courageous
life A Long Way Gone, Memoirs of a Boy Soldier is a memoir written by Ishmeal
Beah. The book was published in 2007 and it's about a young boy, Ishmeal, who
lost his family and became an unwilling young boy soldier during the civil war in
Sierra Leone. He has been turned into a killing machine capable of horrible
violence. This book is based on his true story, experienced by himself. It's gives
the ...

Ismael

Author: Daniel Quinn
Publisher: Goldmann Verlag
ISBN: 3641162149
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Ein Lehrer uns sein Schüler streiten über den Zustand der Welt. Wie konnte der Mensch das Paradies in eine Hölle verwandeln? Ismael, der Lehrer, weiß eine überraschend andere Geschichte der Evolution zu erzählen.

A Fluid Sense Of Self

Author: Silvia Schultermandl
Publisher: LIT Verlag Münster
ISBN: 3643502273
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CHAPTER ELEVEN Globalizing Africa, Universalizing the Child: Towards
Transnational Identity in Ishmael Beah's A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy
Soldier Jopi Nyman Recent years have shown an increasing number of
representations of African child soldiers in fiction and in life writing, as can be
seen in such texts as Bernard Ashley's fictional Little Soldier (1999), China
Keitetsi's Child Soldier (2004), and Ishmael Beah's controversial A Long Way
Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier ...

Oda Occasional Papers Conflict Of Interests Children And Guns In Zones Of Instability Panel Discussion At The United Nations 15 July 2008 New York

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Publisher: United Nations Publications
ISBN: 9210543017
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In his acclaimed book, A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier,4 former
child soldier from Sierra Leone, Ishamel Beah, describes how weapons give
children the power over the elders of their community. This phenomenon
fractures societies as children become the leaders, and elders are forced to cow
to their weapons. The above-mentioned example also illustrates the challenge of
reintegrating these children after having been armed. Describing how he felt
when he was ...

Local Childhoods Global Issues

Author: Heather Montgomery
Publisher: Policy Press
ISBN: 1447305833
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Ishmael Beah Source: A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier, 2007,
London, Fourth Estate, pp. 105–9. That morning didn't come just with sunrise; it
brought with it soldiers, the few who were able to make it back to the village. Their
wellpolished boots were drenched in dirt and they sat away from each other,
clinging tightly to their guns, as if those were the only things that comforted them.
One soldier, who sat on a cement brick underneath the kitchen, bowed his head
in his ...