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A long walk to water [electronic resource] : based on a true story / a novel by Linda Sue Park.

Park, Linda Sue (Author).


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Summary, etc.: When the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, eleven-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family and must walk with other Dinka tribe members through southern Sudan, Ethiopia, and Kenya in search of safe haven. Based on the life of Salva Dut, who, after emigrating to America in 1996, began a project to dig water wells in Sudan.
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Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011
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Description based on print version record.
Subject: Dut, Salva 1974- Juvenile fiction
Dut, Salva 1974- Fiction
Refugees Fiction
Survival Fiction
Water Fiction
Blacks Sudan Fiction
Sudan History Civil War, 1983-2005 Fiction
Genre: Electronic books.
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