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Author Keat, Nawuth, 1964-

Title Alive in the killing fields : surviving the Khmer Rouge genocide / by Nawuth Keat with Martha E. Kendall.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Keat,N KEA    Available
Description 127 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 22 cm.
Contents "You're lucky" -- From student to slave -- The jungle -- Jail without walls -- Hunger -- Survival -- Crossfire -- Escaping the Khmer Rouge -- In the city -- Walking -- Waiting -- Flight to freedom.
Summary The gripping story of a young boy who survived the atrocities in Cambodia under the Khmer Rouge and escaped to the United States.
Audience Lexile: 750.
Study Program Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG 5.0 4
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject Keat, Nawuth, 1964- -- Juvenile literature.
Keat, Nawuth, 1964-
Political refugees -- Cambodia -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Political refugees -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Political atrocities -- Cambodia -- Juvenile literature.
Political refugees -- Cambodia.
Political refugees -- United States.
Political atrocities -- Cambodia.
Cambodia -- Politics and government -- 1975-1979 -- Juvenile literature.
Cambodia -- Politics and government -- 1975-1979.
Added Author Kendall, Martha E., 1947-, joint author.
ISBN 9781426305160 (reinforced)
1426305168 (reinforced)
9781426305153 (alk. paper)
142630515X (alk. paper)

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