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In the heart of life

Kathy Eldon

In the heart of life

a memoir

by Kathy Eldon

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Written in English

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    Relates how the death of the author"s photojournalist son at the hands of an angry mob in Somalia led her to transform her grief into something positive by embracing the role of philanthropist and activist to preserve his legacy.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Kathy Eldon
    LC ClassificationsPN5499.K42 E54 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 372 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages372
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27150910M
    ISBN 100062048627
    ISBN 109780062048622
    LC Control Number2013000265

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