There Is No Me Without You

There Is No Me Without You

One Woman's Odyssey to Rescue Africa's Children

Book - 2006
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"When Haregwoin Teferra?s husband and twenty-three-year-old daughter died within a few years of each other, her middle-class life in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, was shattered. Bereft and with little to live for, Haregwoin became a recluse. Her self-imposed exile to a hut near her daughter?s grave was interrupted when a priest delivered first one, then another, orphaned teenager into her care. To everyone?s surprise, the children thrived, and so did Haregwoin" -- publisher website (March 2007).
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury : Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck, 2006.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
ISBN: 9781596911161
1596911166
Branch Call Number: B Teferra, Haregewoin
Characteristics: 472 p., [16] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 25 cm.

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savtadina
Feb 22, 2012

Very informative and heartwrenching on the situation of children, orphans or abandoned, in Ethiopia in the mid-first decade of this century and the lack of meds for AIDS in Africa

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