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After they killed our father a daughter from the Killing Fields reunites with the sister she left behind by Loung Ung

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Published by Mainstream in Edinburgh .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ung, Loung.,
  • Ung, Chou.,
  • Cambodian Americans -- Biography.,
  • Refugees -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Sisters -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Sisters -- Cambodia -- Biography.,
  • Cambodia -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementLoung Ung.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE184.K45 U54 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination286 p., [16] p. of plates ;
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16474062M
ISBN 101845962370
ISBN 109781845962371
LC Control Number2007534871

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