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City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World's Largest Refugee Camp (Paperback)
  • City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World's Largest Refugee Camp (Paperback)

City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World's Largest Refugee Camp (Paperback)

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Paperback 400 Pages / Published: 21/01/2016
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In City of Thorns, Ben Rawlnece draws on almost five years of close observation to describe, in meticulous detail, daily life in the largest refugee camp on earth, Dadaab, situated in north-eastern Kenya. The book depicts nine individual residents’ lives, out of a total of half-a-million.

Publisher: Granta Books
ISBN: 9781846275876
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 469 g
Dimensions: 234 x 153 x 25 mm

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“Human-centric take on refugee-crises”

Ben Rawlence tells the tales of nine refugees who call the world's largest refugee camp, Dadaab, home. Each tale is heart-breaking in its own right, though it was the over-arching mentality of the camp's... More

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