The Resource A sliver of light : three Americans imprisoned in Iran, Shane Bauer, Joshua Fattal, Sarah Shourd., (electronic resource)

A sliver of light : three Americans imprisoned in Iran, Shane Bauer, Joshua Fattal, Sarah Shourd., (electronic resource)

Label
A sliver of light : three Americans imprisoned in Iran
Title
A sliver of light
Title remainder
three Americans imprisoned in Iran
Statement of responsibility
Shane Bauer, Joshua Fattal, Sarah Shourd.
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Three young Americans captured by Iranian forces and held in captivity for two years tell their story. In summer 2009, Shane Bauer, Joshua Fattal, and Sarah Shourd were hiking in Iraqi Kurdistan when they unknowingly crossed into Iran and were captured by a border patrol. Accused of espionage, the three Americans ultimately found themselves in Tehran's infamous Evin Prison, where they discovered that pooling their strength of will and relying on each other were the only ways they could survive. In this poignant memoir, 'the hikers' finally tell their side of the story. They recount the deception that lured them into Iran in the first place and describe the psychological torment of interrogation and solitary confinement. We follow them as they make surprising alliances with their fellow prisoners and even some of their captors, while their own bonds with each other are tested and deepened. Told through a bold and innovative interweaving of the authors' three voices, here is a rare glimpse inside Iran and a timeless portrayal of hardship and hope"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
RECBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bauer, Shane
Dewey number
365.45092313055
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS318.9
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bauer, Shane
  • Shourd, Sarah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bauer, Shane
  • Fattal, Josh
  • Shourd, Sarah
  • Ivīn (Prison)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • Political prisoners
  • Americans
  • Hikers
  • Iran
Label
A sliver of light : three Americans imprisoned in Iran, Shane Bauer, Joshua Fattal, Sarah Shourd., (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=DA59DB9E-BF06-47C1-9BC3-53ACF37BB4D1
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Publication
Note
"An Eamon Dolan book."
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o864460224
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780547985640
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00055317
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o864460224
  • (Sirsi) o864460224
  • (OCoLC)864460224
Label
A sliver of light : three Americans imprisoned in Iran, Shane Bauer, Joshua Fattal, Sarah Shourd., (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=DA59DB9E-BF06-47C1-9BC3-53ACF37BB4D1
Publication
Note
"An Eamon Dolan book."
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o864460224
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780547985640
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00055317
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o864460224
  • (Sirsi) o864460224
  • (OCoLC)864460224

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