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Zeitoun [sound recording] / Dave Eggers.

By: Eggers, Dave.
Contributor(s): Bamji, Firdous [nrt] | Recorded Books, LLC | Playaway Digital Audio | Findaway World, LLC.
Material type: SoundSoundPublisher: [Solon, Ohio] : Prince Frederick, MD : Playaway Digital Audio ; [Distributed exclusively by] Recorded Books, LLC : [Manufactured by] Findaway World, LLC, [2010], p2009Edition: Unabridged.Description: 1 sound media player (10 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.ISBN: 9781440764158; 1440764158.Subject(s): Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Social aspects | Disaster victims -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Biography | Muslims -- United States | Arab Americans -- Social conditions | New Orleans (La.) -- History -- 21st centuryGenre/Form: Audiobooks.DDC classification: 976.335064 LOC classification: HV6430 | .E44 2010bNarrated by Firdous Bamji.Summary: When Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans, Abdulrahman Zeitoun--a prosperous Syrian-American and father of four--chose to stay through the storm to protect his house and contracting business. In the eerie days after the storm, he traveled the flooded streets in a secondhand canoe, passing on supplies and rescuing those he could. A week later, on September 6, 2005, Zeitoun abruptly disappeared. His wife Kathy, a boisterous Southerner who converted to Islam, is left to make sense of the surreal atmosphere (in New Orleans and the United States generally) in which what happened to Abdulrahman Zeitoun was possible.
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Adult non-fiction DIGI 976.335 EGG (Browse shelf) 1 Available 31562012633493
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Narrated by Firdous Bamji.

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Previously released by Recorded Books, LLC, p2009.

Issued on Playaway, a dedicated media audio player.

In container (21 x 13 x 3 cm.)

One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for playback.

When Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans, Abdulrahman Zeitoun--a prosperous Syrian-American and father of four--chose to stay through the storm to protect his house and contracting business. In the eerie days after the storm, he traveled the flooded streets in a secondhand canoe, passing on supplies and rescuing those he could. A week later, on September 6, 2005, Zeitoun abruptly disappeared. His wife Kathy, a boisterous Southerner who converted to Islam, is left to make sense of the surreal atmosphere (in New Orleans and the United States generally) in which what happened to Abdulrahman Zeitoun was possible.

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