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The Resource Enslaved : true stories of modern day slavery, edited by Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten ; foreword by Gloria Steinem

Enslaved : true stories of modern day slavery, edited by Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten ; foreword by Gloria Steinem

Label
Enslaved : true stories of modern day slavery
Title
Enslaved
Title remainder
true stories of modern day slavery
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten ; foreword by Gloria Steinem
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An exposure of modern-day slavery brings together firsthand accounts from the estimated twenty-seven million people held in slavery today, looking at the global human rights crisis and the use of slaves in Southeast Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and theU.S
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.3/62
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
HT857
LC item number
.E67 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sage, Jesse
  • Kasten, Liora
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Forced labor
  • Prostitution
  • Slaves
Label
Enslaved : true stories of modern day slavery, edited by Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten ; foreword by Gloria Steinem
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Behind the stories : modern day slavery in context / Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten -- The journey of an orphan : in and out of bondage from Haiti to Connecticut / Micheline Slattery -- Beyond Abeeda : surviving ten years of slavery in Sudan / Abuk Bak -- My life as a slave in America / Jill Leighton -- Trapped on the balcony : a tale of a Sri Lankan held hostage in Lebanon / Beatrice Fernando -- Laogai : inside China's forgotten labor camps / Harry Wu -- Out of Egypt : a lifeline via email for an enslaved au pair in Cairo / Selina Juma -- Atop the second wave : testimony from a Belarus prison / Sveta -- Amazing grace : a slave owner's awakening in Mauritania / Abdel Nasser Ould Yessa -- Where you come in / Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten
Control code
70199939
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 218 pages, 7 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781403973245
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006049461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781403973245
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Enslaved : true stories of modern day slavery, edited by Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten ; foreword by Gloria Steinem
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Behind the stories : modern day slavery in context / Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten -- The journey of an orphan : in and out of bondage from Haiti to Connecticut / Micheline Slattery -- Beyond Abeeda : surviving ten years of slavery in Sudan / Abuk Bak -- My life as a slave in America / Jill Leighton -- Trapped on the balcony : a tale of a Sri Lankan held hostage in Lebanon / Beatrice Fernando -- Laogai : inside China's forgotten labor camps / Harry Wu -- Out of Egypt : a lifeline via email for an enslaved au pair in Cairo / Selina Juma -- Atop the second wave : testimony from a Belarus prison / Sveta -- Amazing grace : a slave owner's awakening in Mauritania / Abdel Nasser Ould Yessa -- Where you come in / Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten
Control code
70199939
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 218 pages, 7 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781403973245
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006049461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781403973245
Other physical details
illustrations

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