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Author Mawi Asgedom.

Title Of beetles and angels : a true story of the American dream / Mawi Asgedom ; edited by Dave Berger.

Publication Info. Chicago, IL : megadee books, [2001]
©2001

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 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  BIO MAWI ASGEDOM    Check Shelf
Edition [First edition].
Description 148 pages : map ; 20 cm
Summary The inspiring story of Mawi Asgedom, a refugee from civil war in east Africa who sixteen years later delivered the commencement address at his graduation from Harvard University.
Contents Memories -- New life -- Playground warfare -- Camp -- God's angels -- Days of mischief -- Libee migbar -- Making of a man -- Coffee tales -- Unmaking of a man -- Eyeing the mountaintop -- Father haileab -- Izgihare Yihabkoom.
Subject Mawi Asgedom.
Harvard University -- Biography.
Success.
Ethiopians -- United States -- Biography.
Eritreans -- United States -- Biography.
Political refugees -- Africa, Eastern -- Biography.
Political refugees -- United States -- Biography.
Added Author Berger, Dave.
Added Title True story of the American dream
ISBN 0970498268
0970498276 paperback
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