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The Resource Four years in the mountains of Kurdistan, 1915-1919 : an Armenian boy's memoir of survival, Aram Haigaz ; English translation by Iris H. Chekenian

Four years in the mountains of Kurdistan, 1915-1919 : an Armenian boy's memoir of survival, Aram Haigaz ; English translation by Iris H. Chekenian

Label
Four years in the mountains of Kurdistan, 1915-1919 : an Armenian boy's memoir of survival
Title
Four years in the mountains of Kurdistan, 1915-1919
Title remainder
an Armenian boy's memoir of survival
Statement of responsibility
Aram Haigaz ; English translation by Iris H. Chekenian
Title variation
Armenian boy's memoir of survival
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • arm
  • eng
Summary
An extraordinary coming-of-age story and survival story of an Armenian teenager forced to live in a tribal culture among Kurdish peasants and Turkish beys. He rose from "infidel" servant to trusted secretary and escaped captivity, the only person in his adoptive tribe who could read and write
Member of
Awards note
The Armenian language edition of this book was the recipient of the Kevork Melidinetsi Literary Award, Armenian Catholicosate of Cilicia, Antelias, Lebanon
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1900-1986
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haykaz, Aram
Dewey number
956.62/0154
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS195.3.H3787
LC item number
.A3 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Chekenian, Iris Haigaz
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Haykaz, Aram
  • Armenian massacres, 1915-1923
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Kurds
  • Turkey
  • Kurdistan
  • Genocide survivors
  • Armenian massacres, 1915-1923
  • Haykaz, Aram
  • Armenian massacres (1915-1923)
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • Genocide survivors
  • Kurds
  • Asia
  • Middle East
  • Turkey
Label
Four years in the mountains of Kurdistan, 1915-1919 : an Armenian boy's memoir of survival, Aram Haigaz ; English translation by Iris H. Chekenian
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Armenian in 1972
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Our cross, 1915 -- My first master -- Life as a shepherd -- A new home, 1916 -- Crime and punishment -- A hero falls, 1917 -- To Bey Punar, 1918 -- The last year, 1918-1919
Control code
ocn884808027
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
363 pages
Isbn
9781940210063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884808027
  • (Sirsi) a1826257
Label
Four years in the mountains of Kurdistan, 1915-1919 : an Armenian boy's memoir of survival, Aram Haigaz ; English translation by Iris H. Chekenian
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Armenian in 1972
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Our cross, 1915 -- My first master -- Life as a shepherd -- A new home, 1916 -- Crime and punishment -- A hero falls, 1917 -- To Bey Punar, 1918 -- The last year, 1918-1919
Control code
ocn884808027
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
363 pages
Isbn
9781940210063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884808027
  • (Sirsi) a1826257

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