When Broken Glass Floats: Growing Up Under the Khmer Rouge

Backorder (temporarily out of stock)
Product Details
Price
$16.95  $15.76
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Publish Date
Pages
336
Dimensions
5.56 X 8.25 X 0.81 inches | 0.63 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780393322101

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate
About the Author
Chanrithy Him, born in 1965, lives in Eugene, Oregon, where she works for the Khmer Adolescent Project, studying post-traumatic stress disorder among Cambodians.
Reviews
A touching and illuminating human account and should not be missed by anyone around the world.--Le Ly Hayslip, author of When Heaven and Earth Changed Places
Intelligent and morally aware...[Him] tells us what it was like to struggle to survive while others played out utopian dreams.-- "New York Times"
An inspiring story that draws hope from horror.-- "Seattle Times"
There are few books that give a refugee's point of view as clearly and passionately as Him's.-- "Time Out"
Astonishing and heartbreaking...Written in spare, visual prose that makes the world it describes tangible.--Katherine A. Powers "Boston Globe"