A gift from darkness how I escaped with my daughter from Boko Haram by Patience Ibrahim

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  • Islamic fundamentalism,
  • Mothers,
  • Kidnapping victims,
  • Terrorism,
  • Boko Haram,
  • Women

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StatementPatience Ibrahim with Andrea C. Hoffmann ; translated by Shaun Whiteside
ContributionsHoffmann, Andrea Claudia, author, Whiteside, Shaun, translator
LC ClassificationsHV6433.N62 B653 2018
The Physical Object
Pagination275 pages
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26945414M
ISBN 101590518497
ISBN 109781590518496
LC Control Number2017020688

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