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The Resource Escape from Saigon : a Vietnam War orphan becomes an American boy, Andrea Warren

Escape from Saigon : a Vietnam War orphan becomes an American boy, Andrea Warren

Label
Escape from Saigon : a Vietnam War orphan becomes an American boy
Title
Escape from Saigon
Title remainder
a Vietnam War orphan becomes an American boy
Statement of responsibility
Andrea Warren
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the experiences of an orphaned Amerasian boy from his birth and early childhood in Saigon through his departure from Vietnam in the 1975 Operation Babylift and his subsequent life as the adopted son of an American family in Ohio
Summary
Chronicles the experiences of an orphaned Amerasian boy from his birth and early childhood in Saigon through his departure from Vietnam in the 1975 Operation Babylift and his subsequent life as the adopted son of an American family in Ohio
Award
Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2004
Awards note
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2005
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
132587
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Warren, Andrea
Dewey number
959.704/3/086/45
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 930
  • 930L
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
LC call number
E184.V53
LC item number
S74 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
930
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Steiner, Matt
  • Vietnamese Americans
  • Adopted children
  • Orphans
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)
  • Steiner, Matt
  • Vietnamese Americans
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Intercountry adoption
  • Interracial adoption
  • Adoption
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how a Vietnam War orphan became an American boy
Label
Escape from Saigon : a Vietnam War orphan becomes an American boy, Andrea Warren
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Melanie Kroupa books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Little boy all alone -- New life in Saigon -- Home at Holt -- Family for long -- No way out -- Crash of the C-5A -- Operation babylift -- Flight to freedom -- Into the eye of the storm -- Real American boy -- Return to Vietnam -- Afterword -- Multimedia recommendations -- Sources -- Acknowledgments -- Photo credits -- Index
Control code
18182517
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
110 pages
Isbn
9780374322243
Lccn
2003060672
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53356276
  • (OCoLC)53356276
Label
Escape from Saigon : a Vietnam War orphan becomes an American boy, Andrea Warren
Link
Publication
Note
"Melanie Kroupa books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Little boy all alone -- New life in Saigon -- Home at Holt -- Family for long -- No way out -- Crash of the C-5A -- Operation babylift -- Flight to freedom -- Into the eye of the storm -- Real American boy -- Return to Vietnam -- Afterword -- Multimedia recommendations -- Sources -- Acknowledgments -- Photo credits -- Index
Control code
18182517
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
110 pages
Isbn
9780374322243
Lccn
2003060672
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53356276
  • (OCoLC)53356276

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