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The Resource A long way home, Saroo Brierley with Larry Buttrose

A long way home, Saroo Brierley with Larry Buttrose

Label
A long way home
Title
A long way home
Statement of responsibility
Saroo Brierley with Larry Buttrose
Title variation
boy's incredible journey from India to Australia and back again
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An autobiography of Saroo Brierley who got lost on a train in India when he was five years old, survived alone on the streets of Calcutta and was eventually adopted by a couple in Australia. At thirty years old, he decided to search for his family and with the help of Google Earth he managed to find his family
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brierley, Saroo
Dewey number
306.874
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT2808.B67
LC item number
A3 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Buttrose, Larry
  • Brierley, Saroo
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brierley, Saroo
  • Brierley, Saroo
  • Brierley, Saroo
  • East Indians
  • Adopted children
  • Birthparents
  • Intercountry adoption
  • Intercountry adoption
  • Adoptees
  • Adoptees
  • Missing children
Target audience
adult
Label
A long way home, Saroo Brierley with Larry Buttrose
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Adapted into a 2016 motion picture titled Lion
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Remembering -- Getting Lost -- Survival -- Salvation -- A New Life -- My Mum's Journey -- Growing Up -- Resuming the Search -- Finding Home -- Meeting My Mother -- Reconnection -- Reaching Out -- Returning -- Epilogue -- Map: My Journey Across India
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Berkley trade paperback edition.
Extent
273 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9780425276198
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2015295893
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 1807798
  • 741135
Label
A long way home, Saroo Brierley with Larry Buttrose
Publication
Copyright
Note
Adapted into a 2016 motion picture titled Lion
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Remembering -- Getting Lost -- Survival -- Salvation -- A New Life -- My Mum's Journey -- Growing Up -- Resuming the Search -- Finding Home -- Meeting My Mother -- Reconnection -- Reaching Out -- Returning -- Epilogue -- Map: My Journey Across India
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Berkley trade paperback edition.
Extent
273 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9780425276198
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2015295893
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 1807798
  • 741135

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