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The dressmaker of Khair Khana: five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe

The dressmaker of Khair Khana: five sisters, one remarkable family, and the woman who risked everything to keep them safe

Tzemach Lemmon, Gayle

This is the remarkable story of an unlikely entrepreneur who, against all odds, saved her family and inspired her community in Afghanistan

Book. English.
Published London: John Murray, 2011
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Available at Balham Library and Earlsfield Library.

  • Balham Library – One available in BIOGRAPHY 920 SED

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    90300000202702 BIOGRAPHY 920 SED Adult Non-Fiction Available
  • Earlsfield Library – One available in BIOGRAPHY 920 SED

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    90300000202704 BIOGRAPHY 920 SED Adult Non-Fiction Available

Details

Statement of responsibility: Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
ISBN: 1848545568, 1848545681, 9781848545564, 9781848545687
Note: Originally published: New York: HarperCollins.
Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Physical Description: xxvi, 256 p. : port. ; 20 cm.
Subject: Kabul (Afghanistan) Social life and customs 21st century.; Dressmakers Afghanistan Kabul Biography.; Businesswomen Afghanistan Kabul Biography.; Khair Khana (Kabul, Afghanistan) Biography.; Sediqi, Kamela, 1977-; Sediqi, Kamela, 1977- Family.; Biography.; Sisters Afghanistan Kabul Biography.; Afghanistan History 1989-2001 Biography.