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Bridge Across My Sorrows by Christina Noble

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Bridge Across My Sorrows by Christina Noble

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Christina Noble is a child of the Dublin slums. Her story is one of bravery and resilience in the face of deprivation and abuse. She finds in a dream the will to fight back and her hope lies in a determination to work among the bui doi, the street children of Vietnam.

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On the streets of Ho Chi Minh City, the destitute children swarm and the rich turn a blind eye. To these needy children "Mama Tina" has become an irrepressible, unorthodox and staunch champion. Within two years of arriving she has opened a Medical and Social Centre and achieved worldwide fame. Bu she berates all those who call her a "Mother Teresa". In her own words she is "one street child using her wiles to help other street children". Christina's story is punctuated by flashes of humour and exurberance that are both her trademark and her means of survival.

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SKU GOR000522530
Title Bridge Across My Sorrows
Author By (author) Christina Noble
Contributor By (author) Robert Coram
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Transworld Publishers Ltd
Year Published 1995
Page Number 315
ISBN 0552142883
ISBN13 9780552142885
Cover Note Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Prizes No
Edition Text N/A
Note This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.

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