Leadville: 300 days away

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Ambient Ohm,
Pub. Date:
2008.
Language:
Unknown
Description
Leadville is a captivating story about love and survival. It is a historical novel, rich in facts and information about Tibet during the resistance to Chinese invasion. The lives and ordeals of several Khampas - Tibetan Resistance fighters - involved in a top-secret, CIA mission are revealed in pieces that add up to a captivating story sure to engross its readers. Three of the characters are Tibetan Resistance fighters who had never before seen a Westerner and are suddenly transfered to a camp, high up in the Rocky mountains of Colorado. The nearest city: Leadville, USA. This story is about adapting, arising out of displacement and chaos to find oneself, find balance in the commitments we make in our relationships and our life's work. The author of this book reminds us of our imperfections and our strengths in a way that sneaks up on readers for a powerful and insightful conclusion reigniting the fire within - and the hope - that we can all a difference in our world. We remember the amazing power of Tibet, the people, their culture, and the meaning of homeland.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9781442158979
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!


Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID517cb559-3c16-9bac-9332-1b86307c01fe
Grouping Titleleadville 300 days away
Grouping Authorsmith kara skye
Grouping Categorybook
Last Grouping Update2019-02-15 01:09:15AM
Last Indexed2019-12-09 07:45:52AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value0
accelerated_reader_reading_level0
authorSmith, Kara Skye.
author_displaySmith, Kara Skye
available_at_lakecountyLake County Public Library
detailed_location_lakecountyLake County Adult Fiction
display_descriptionIn 1958 three men narrowly escape the Ligang monastery after the fatal attack of the Chinese. Running through the Himalayas to Lhasa the forbidden city wherenot one Westerner had been allowed to enter until 1951.
format_category_lakecountyBooks
format_lakecountyBook
id517cb559-3c16-9bac-9332-1b86307c01fe
isbn9781442158979
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ils:.b58168576.i121326469Lake County Adult FictionFIC SMI1falsefalseOn Shelflcafi
itype_lakecountyFiction
last_indexed2019-12-09T14:45:52.889Z
lexile_score-1
literary_formFiction
literary_form_fullFiction
local_callnumber_lakecountyFIC SMI
owning_library_lakecountyLake County
owning_location_lakecountyLake County Public Library
primary_isbn9781442158979
publishDate2008
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
ils:.b58168576BookBooksUnknownAmbient Ohm, 2008.26 cm unpaged.
recordtypegrouped_work
scoping_details_lakecounty
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b58168576.i121326469On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue16, 17, 18, 19, 20
subject_facetFiction
Leadville (Colo.) -- Fiction
title_displayLeadville : 300 days away
title_fullLeadville 300 days away / by Kara Skye Smith
title_shortLeadville
title_sub300 days away