The Resource Crossing the river : a life in Brazil, Amy Ragsdale

Crossing the river : a life in Brazil, Amy Ragsdale

Label
Crossing the river : a life in Brazil
Title
Crossing the river
Title remainder
a life in Brazil
Statement of responsibility
Amy Ragsdale
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Overwhelmed with the fast-paced, competitive lifestyle of modern America, Amy Ragsdale moved with her two teenage children and husband, bestselling adventure writer Peter Stark, to a small town in northeastern Brazil, where she hoped they would learn the value of a slower life. In this culturally rich and economically poor region, Amy and her family learn to fundamentally connect with their neighbors across language and customs. In the year they spend there, Amy grows close to her new neighbors, from the men who cut sugar cane and kill chickens to the clinical university student who became the family's daily guides to Brazilian life
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
981
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F2538.5.R24
LC item number
A3 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Crossing the river : a life in Brazil, Amy Ragsdale
Label
Crossing the river : a life in Brazil, Amy Ragsdale
Publication
Copyright
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
16108952
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Dimensions
21 cm
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Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9781580055864
Lccn
2015019608
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a3775558
  • (OCoLC)920676751
  • (Nz)16108952
  • (Nz-Kotui)3766873

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