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Children of the stone : the power of music in a hard land, Sandy Tolan

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Children of the stone : the power of music in a hard land
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Children of the stone
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the power of music in a hard land
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Sandy Tolan
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eng
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"Ramzi Hussein Aburedwan, a child from a Palestinian refugee camp, confronts an occupying army, gets an education, masters an instrument, dreams of something much bigger than himself, and then, through his charisma and persistence, inspires scores of others to work with him to make that dream real. The dream: a school to transform the lives of thousands of children-- as Ramzi's life was transformed-- through music"--Amazon.com
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Title
Children of the stone
Creator
Summary
Children of the Stone is the unlikely story of Ramzi Hussein Aburedwan, a kid from a Palestinian refugee camp who confronts an occupying army, gets an education, masters an instrument, dreams of something much bigger than himself, and then, through his charisma and persistence, inspires scores of others to work with him to make that dream real. That dream: a music school in the midst of a refugee camp, a school to transform the lives of thousands of children-as Ramzi's life was transformed-through music
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Tone
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  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2015
  • Library Journal Best Books 2015
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
780.95695/309051
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ML418.A287
LC item number
T65 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
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adult
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Healing power of music in a hard land
Children of the stone : the power of music in a hard land, Sandy Tolan
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Children of the stone : the power of music in a hard land, Sandy Tolan
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [321]-438), filmography (page 433), and index
Contents
Prelude. Over the wall to play Beethoven -- First movement : stone. Pushcart ; Grandfather ; Uprising ; Father ; Accord ; Viola ; Harmony ; Mozart ; Symbol -- Second movement : instrument. Conservatoire ; Adaptation ; Brother ; Troubadours ; Edward ; Jenin ; Oday ; Celine -- Third movement. Beethoven ; Al Kamandjati ; Andalucï¿1⁄2ia ; Palaces ; Luthier ; Fire ; Birth ; Sebastia -- Fourth movement : resistance. Fractures ; Unity ; Rise, child ; Ode to joy ; A musical intifada -- Postlude. Over the wall, to play Beethoven
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ocn889577398
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Extent
xxvi, 453 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781632863416
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2014032528
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps

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