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The Resource Mother tongue : my family's globe-trotting quest to dream in Mandarin, laugh in Arabic, and sing in Spanish, Christine Gilbert

Mother tongue : my family's globe-trotting quest to dream in Mandarin, laugh in Arabic, and sing in Spanish, Christine Gilbert

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Mother tongue : my family's globe-trotting quest to dream in Mandarin, laugh in Arabic, and sing in Spanish
Title
Mother tongue
Title remainder
my family's globe-trotting quest to dream in Mandarin, laugh in Arabic, and sing in Spanish
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Christine Gilbert
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"One woman's quest to learn Mandarin in Beijing, Arabic in Beirut, and Spanish in Mexico, with her young family along for the ride"--
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Biography type
autobiography
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DLC
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1977-
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Gilbert, Christine
Dewey number
  • 910.4092
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Gilbert, Christine
  • Gilbert, Christine
  • Travel writers
  • Language and languages
  • Language and languages
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / General
  • TRAVEL / Essays & Travelogues
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Mother tongue : my family's globe-trotting quest to dream in Mandarin, laugh in Arabic, and sing in Spanish, Christine Gilbert
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Publication
Control code
BK0017603593
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 307 p.
Isbn
9781592407927
Lccn
2016006540
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ill.
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Mother tongue : my family's globe-trotting quest to dream in Mandarin, laugh in Arabic, and sing in Spanish, Christine Gilbert
Publication
Control code
BK0017603593
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 307 p.
Isbn
9781592407927
Lccn
2016006540
Other physical details
ill.

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