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My Maasai life: : from suburbia to savannah, Robin Wiszowaty, (ebook)

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My Maasai life: : from suburbia to savannah
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My Maasai life:
Title remainder
from suburbia to savannah
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Robin Wiszowaty
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eng
Summary
Growing up in suburban Illinois, Robin Wiszowaty leads a typical middle-class American life. Hers is a world of gleaming shopping malls, congested freeways, and neighborhood gossip. But from an early age, she has longed to break free of this existence and discover something deeper. What it is, she doesn't quite know. Yet she knows in her heart there simply has to be more. Through a fortunate twist of fate, Robin seizes an opportunity to travel to rural Kenya and join an impoverished Maasai community. Suddenly her days are spent hauling water, evading giraffes, and living in a tiny hut made of cow dung with her adoptive family. She is forced to face issues she's never considered: extreme poverty, drought, female circumcision, corruption <U+0151> and discovers love in the most unexpected places. In the open wilds of the dusty savannah, this Maasai life is one she could never have imagined
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Midwest
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Wiszowaty, Robin
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305.896/5
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non fiction
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  • Wiszowaty, Robin
  • Maasai (African people)
  • Acculturation
  • Americans
  • Electronic books
  • Kenya
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adult
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My Maasai life: : from suburbia to savannah, Robin Wiszowaty, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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9781553658238
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11787339
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remote
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11787339
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MWT11787339
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
My Maasai life: : from suburbia to savannah, Robin Wiszowaty, (ebook)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781553658238
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11787339
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11787339
System control number
MWT11787339
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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