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The house at Sugar Beach: In Search of a Lost African Childhood

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In the tradition of A Long Way Gone and Dont Lets Go to the Dogs Tonight, a world-renowned journalist presents a haunting memoir of a war-torn Liberian childhood and her return to her native country, 20 years after her familys flight, to reunite with the foster sister they left behind.
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Full title house at sugar beach in search of a lost african childhood
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subject_facet Cooper, Helene, Cooper, Helene -- Childhood and youth, Elite (Social sciences) -- Liberia -- Biography, Journalists -- United States -- Biography, Liberia -- Biography, Liberia -- History -- 1971-1980, Liberia -- History -- 1980-, Liberia -- History -- Coup d'état, 1980, Liberia -- History -- Coup d'état, 1980, Liberian Americans -- Biography
title_display The house at Sugar Beach : in search of a lost African childhood
title_full The House at Sugar Beach In Search of a Lost African Childhood, The house at Sugar Beach : in search of a lost African childhood / Helene Cooper
title_short The house at Sugar Beach :
title_sub In Search of a Lost African Childhood
topic_facet Biography & Autobiography, Childhood and youth, Cooper, Helene, Elite (Social sciences), History, Journalists, Liberian Americans, Nonfiction