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The flight of the patriot escape from revolutionary Iran —Sharifirad, Yadi, 1946-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2010

Sharifirad was shot down in the Iraqi-Iranian war in the early 1990s, saved by a group of local Kurds, and eventually returned to Iran where he became a national hero. The Ayatollah sent him to Pakistan as military attac...

Under the nakba tree : fragments of a Palestinian family in Canada —Househ, Mowafa Said, 1977- author.
Book
2019
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"Mowafa Said Househ's family fled Palestine in 1948 and arrived in Canada in the 1970s. His childhood was spent in Edmonton, Alberta, where he grew up as a visible minority and a Muslim whose family had a deeply fracture...

Baghdad Twist
Vidéo En Continu
2011
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Baghdad Twist porte à l'écran une série inédite d'images d'archives, de films et de photographies de famille provenant d'Irak et lève le voile sur la communauté juive, autrefois florissante, de ce pays. Dans un fil...

Last Chance
Streaming Video
2012

Last Chance by Paul Émile d’Entremont travels the world to tell the stories of five asylum seekers who flee their native countries to escape homophobic violence. Here in Canada, they face hurdles integrating into society...

Last Chance
Streaming Video
2012

Last Chance by Paul Émile d{u2019}Entremont travels the world to tell the stories of five asylum seekers who flee their native countries to escape homophobic violence. Here in Canada, they face hurdles integrating into ...

Maison Rouge : memories of a childhood in war —Juma, Liliane Leila, 1982- author.
Book
2020
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"Liliane Leila Juma was 16 years old when her family home in the Democratic Republic of the Congo was destroyed by rebel soldiers. In this gut-wrenching memoir, she gives an account of her life before and after her famil...

A place not home —Wiseman, Eva, 1947-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2012

While life in Communist Hungary isn't easy for thirteen-year-old Nelly and her family, it is still home. Nelly has great friends, and a boy she likes. But when the Hungarian Revolution begins in 1956 Nelly's life becomes...

My new home after the Democratic Republic of the Congo —Rodger, Ellen, author.
Book
2020
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"Etienne is a former child soldier from the Democratic Republic of Congo with a secret fear he will never be safe. His father and brother are missing and presumed dead. After he escapes his captors, his mother decides th...

After Peaches —Mulder, Michelle.
Ebook
2009

Rosario and her parents come to Canada as political refugees from Mexico. Rosario hates her heavily-accented English, but she breaks the language barrier to save a migrant farm worker's life.

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