The Resource The Burma spring : Aung San Suu Kyi and the new struggle for the soul of a nation, (electronic resource)

The Burma spring : Aung San Suu Kyi and the new struggle for the soul of a nation, (electronic resource)

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The Burma spring : Aung San Suu Kyi and the new struggle for the soul of a nation
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The Burma spring
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Aung San Suu Kyi and the new struggle for the soul of a nation
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eng
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Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma's "woman of destiny" and one of the most admired voices for freedom in the world today, comes alive through this brilliant rendering of Burma's tumultuous history. Award-winning journalist and former State Department speechwriter Rena Pederson brings to light fresh details about the charismatic Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi: the inspiration for Burma's (now Myanmar) first steps towards democracy. Suu Kyi's party will be a major contender in the 2015 elections, a revolutionary breakthrough after years of military dictatorship. Using exclusive interviews with Suu Kyi since her release from fifteen years of house arrest, as well as recently disclosed diplomatic cables, Pederson uncovers new facets to Suu Kyi's extraordinary story. The Burma Spring also reveals the extraordinary steps taken by First Lady Laura Bush to help Suu Kyi, as well as how former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton injected new momentum into Burma's democratic rebirth. Pederson provides a never-before-seen view of the harrowing hardships the people of Burma have endured and the fiery political atmosphere in which Suu Kyi has fought a life-and-death struggle for liberty in this fascinating part of the world
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Pederson, Rena
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Read by Karen White
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White, Karen
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  • Politicians
  • Burma
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The Burma spring : Aung San Suu Kyi and the new struggle for the soul of a nation, (electronic resource)
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Unabridged.
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9781481513890
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MWT11285361
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sound
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11285361
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Label
The Burma spring : Aung San Suu Kyi and the new struggle for the soul of a nation, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11285361
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (24hr., 40 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781481513890
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11285361
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11285361
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
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not applicable

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