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Author Gutradt, Gail, author.

Title In a rocket made of ice : among the children of Wat Opot / Gail Gutradt ; [with a foreword by Dr. Paul Farmer].

Publication Info. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    362.732 GUT    Available
Edition First American edition.
Description xvii, 322 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "Originally published in Japan, in different form, as In a rocket made of ice : the story of Wat Opat, a visionary community for children growing up with AIDS by Heian-kyo Media, Kyoto, in 2013"--Title page verso.
Summary "The story of a woman who volunteers at an orphanage in Cambodia, set up by a Vietnam War vet for children with and/or orphaned by HIV/AIDS"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Gutradt, Gail.
Orphanages -- Cambodia.
Orphans -- Cambodia -- Social conditions.
Orphans -- Services for -- Cambodia.
HIV-positive children -- Cambodia -- Social conditions.
Children of AIDS patients -- Cambodia -- Social conditions.
Added Title Rocket made of ice : among the children of Wat Opot
Among the children of Wat Opot
ISBN 9780385353472 (hbk.)
0385353472 (hbk.)
9780385353489 (ebk.)

 
    
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