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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
  • Poems of the Middle East
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of poems dealing with the Middle East, peace, and being an Arab-American in the United States
Awards note
National Book Award finalist, 2002
Cataloging source
KN4
Dewey number
811/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3564.Y44
LC item number
A613 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Label
19 varieties of gazelle : poems of the Middle East, by Naomi Shihab Nye
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Greenwillow Book."
  • Originally published: New York : Greenwillow Books, 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: 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 -- II: 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 --Postscript
Control code
778049581
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
1st HarperTempest ed.
Extent
xviii, 142 pages
Isbn
9780060097660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
System control number
(OCoLC)778049581
Label
19 varieties of gazelle : poems of the Middle East, by Naomi Shihab Nye
Publication
Note
  • "A Greenwillow Book."
  • Originally published: New York : Greenwillow Books, 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: 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 -- II: 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 --Postscript
Control code
778049581
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
1st HarperTempest ed.
Extent
xviii, 142 pages
Isbn
9780060097660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
System control number
(OCoLC)778049581

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