A long walk to water : a novel
—Park, Linda Sue.
Book
2010
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When the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, eleven-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family and must walk with other Dinka tribe members through southern Sudan, Ethiopia, and Kenya in search of safe haven. Based on the life of Salva Dut, who, after emigrating to America in 1996, began a project to dig water wells in Sudan.

Item Details
Subjects:
Blacks -- Sudan -- Fiction.
Dut, Salva, 1974- -- Fiction.
Refugees -- Fiction.
Sudan -- History -- Civil War, 1983-2005 -- Fiction.
Survival -- Fiction.
Water -- Fiction.
ISBN:
9780547577319
9780547251271
0547577311
Description:
121 pages : map ; 20 cm
Notes:
"Based on a true story."
LCCN:
2009048857
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