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The Resource Empty hands, a memoir : one woman's journey to save children orphaned by AIDS in South Africa, Sister Abegail Ntleko ; foreword by Desmond Tutu ; afterword by Kittisaro and Thanissara

Empty hands, a memoir : one woman's journey to save children orphaned by AIDS in South Africa, Sister Abegail Ntleko ; foreword by Desmond Tutu ; afterword by Kittisaro and Thanissara

Label
Empty hands, a memoir : one woman's journey to save children orphaned by AIDS in South Africa
Title
Empty hands, a memoir
Title remainder
one woman's journey to save children orphaned by AIDS in South Africa
Statement of responsibility
Sister Abegail Ntleko ; foreword by Desmond Tutu ; afterword by Kittisaro and Thanissara
Creator
Contributor
Author
Sponsoring body
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Now 79 years old, Sister Abegail looks back over her life and recounts the remarkable events that led to her becoming the mother of dozens of children orphaned by the AIDS crisis in South Africa"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ntleko, Abegail
Dewey number
  • 362.19697/920092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC606.55.N75
LC item number
A3 2015
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
WZ 100
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Society for the Study of Native Arts and Sciences
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ntleko, Abegail
  • Nurses
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • Orphans
  • Orphanages
  • Adoption
Label
Empty hands, a memoir : one woman's journey to save children orphaned by AIDS in South Africa, Sister Abegail Ntleko ; foreword by Desmond Tutu ; afterword by Kittisaro and Thanissara
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Legs to stand -- Wings to fly -- Hands to hold -- The AIDS crisis -- Hope and raising up -- Rewards -- Transitions -- Empty hands
Control code
ocn900609701
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 125 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781583949320
Lccn
2015001728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, plates
System control number
(OCoLC)900609701
Label
Empty hands, a memoir : one woman's journey to save children orphaned by AIDS in South Africa, Sister Abegail Ntleko ; foreword by Desmond Tutu ; afterword by Kittisaro and Thanissara
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Legs to stand -- Wings to fly -- Hands to hold -- The AIDS crisis -- Hope and raising up -- Rewards -- Transitions -- Empty hands
Control code
ocn900609701
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 125 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781583949320
Lccn
2015001728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, plates
System control number
(OCoLC)900609701

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