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The Resource Kabul Beauty School : [an American woman goes behind the veil], Deborah Rodriguez ; ; with Kristin Ohlson, (sound recording)

Kabul Beauty School : [an American woman goes behind the veil], Deborah Rodriguez ; ; with Kristin Ohlson, (sound recording)

Label
Kabul Beauty School : [an American woman goes behind the veil]
Title
Kabul Beauty School
Title remainder
[an American woman goes behind the veil]
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Rodriguez ; ; with Kristin Ohlson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Soon after the fall of the Taliban, in 2001, Deborah Rodriguez went to Afghanistan as part of a humanitarian aid group. Surrounded by people whose skills--as doctors, nurses, and therapists--seemed eminently more practical than her own, Rodriguez, a hairdresser and mother from Michigan, despaired of being of any real use. Yet she found she had a gift for befriending Afghans, and once her profession became known she was eagerly sought out by Westerners desperate for a good haircut and by Afghan women, who have a long and proud tradition of running their own beauty salons. Thus the idea for the Kabul Beauty School was born. Within that small haven, the line between teacher and student quickly blurred as these vibrant women shared with Rodriguez their stories and their hearts, ultimately giving her the strength to leave her own unhealthy marriage and allow herself to love again, Afghan style--From publisher description
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
BLACP
Dewey number
305.48/69709581090511
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
  • HQ1735.6
  • HQ1735.6
LC item number
  • .R63 2007ab
  • .R63 2007ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Bernadette Dunne
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Kabul Beauty School : [an American woman goes behind the veil], Deborah Rodriguez ; ; with Kristin Ohlson, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc, MP3 format
  • Unabridged
  • Subtitle from container
  • Tracks every 10 minutes and by chapter
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
137288462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (ca. 9 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780786170241
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
ZM 4145
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • optical disk
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)137288462
System details
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3-capable software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Kabul Beauty School : [an American woman goes behind the veil], Deborah Rodriguez ; ; with Kristin Ohlson, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc, MP3 format
  • Unabridged
  • Subtitle from container
  • Tracks every 10 minutes and by chapter
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
137288462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (ca. 9 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780786170241
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
ZM 4145
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • optical disk
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)137288462
System details
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3-capable software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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