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Tears of the desert : a memoir of survival in Darfur / Halima Bashir with Damien Lewis.


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780345506252 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0345506251 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Description: x, 316 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : One World Ballantine Books, c2008.

Available copies

  • 7 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Bunker Hill Community College Stacks DT 159.6 D27 B37 2008 (Text to Phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction DT 159.6 D27 B37 2008 (Text to Phone) Available -
Everett - Shute Memorial Adult Nonfiction 962.4043/B299t (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 962.4/Bashir (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction DT 159.6 .D27 B37 2008 (Text to Phone) Available -
Phillips OWHL Stacks 1 962.4 B37TE (Text to Phone) Available -
Wakefield Adult Nonfiction (2nd Floor) 962.4 Bashir (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Contents Note: Author's Note -- Part 1. Child of the Desert -- Chapter 1. The Naming -- Chapter 2. Grandma's Trip to the Lost Valley -- Chapter 3. Moon-Bone Madness -- Chapter 4. Mo, Omer, and Me -- Chapter 5. The Cutting Time -- Part 2. School of the Desert -- Chapter 6. School Days -- Chapter 7. Fight School -- Chapter 8. Resistance for Grandma -- Chapter 9. The White Eyelash Attack -- Chapter 10. Cousins in Love -- Chapter 11. Dream to Be -- Part 3. Desert of Fire -- Chapter 12. Med School -- Chapter 13. University of Jihad -- Chapter 14. Rumors of War -- Chapter 15. Medicine Woman -- Chapter 16. Accident and Emergency -- Chapter 17. Mission to Mazkhabad -- Chapter 18. Rebel Doctor -- Chapter 19. Black Dogs and Slaves -- Chapter 20. They Come for Me -- Chapter 21. A Long-Distance Wedding -- Chapter 22. The Devil Horsemen -- Chapter 23. A Time of Fear -- Part 4. Desert of No Return -- Chapter 24. Escape from Darfur -- Chapter 25. The Hostel of Despair -- Chapter 26. In London, In Love -- Chapter 27. Breaking the Silence -- Chapter 28. Will to Live -- Epilogue -- Glossary -- Acknowledgments -- About the Authors
Lewis, Damien. (Added Author).

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