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The boy who runs : the odyssey of Julius Achon, John Brant

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The boy who runs : the odyssey of Julius Achon
Title
The boy who runs
Title remainder
the odyssey of Julius Achon
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John Brant
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Language
eng
Summary
Julius Achon is the director of the Achon Uganda Children's Fund, a charity whose mission is to improve the quality of life in rural Uganda. He was captured at 12 and turned into a boy soldier; then miraculously found a career as one of the world's foremost middle-distance runners. How these life jumps happened is told here
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Title
The boy who runs
Creator
Summary
Describes the life of world-class Ugandan runner Julius Achon, who was kidnapped by the Lord's Resistance Army as a twelve-year-old and forced into fighting and being a soldier, before escaping and discovering his talent for running
Subject
Genre
Pace
Tone
Biography type
individual biography
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10521873
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1061.15.A34
LC item number
B73 2016
Literary form
non fiction
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Target audience
adult
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the odyssey of Julius Achon
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John Brant
The boy who runs : the odyssey of Julius Achon, John Brant
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The boy who runs : the odyssey of Julius Achon, John Brant
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ocn951415419
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 248 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780553392159
Lccn
2016009316
Other physical details
illustrations, color
System control number
(OCoLC)951415419

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