The Resource Kabul girls soccer club : a dream, eight girls, and a journey home, Awista Ayub

Kabul girls soccer club : a dream, eight girls, and a journey home, Awista Ayub

Label
Kabul girls soccer club : a dream, eight girls, and a journey home
Title
Kabul girls soccer club
Title remainder
a dream, eight girls, and a journey home
Statement of responsibility
Awista Ayub
Title variation
Kabul girls soccer club
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1981, Awista Ayub fled her birthplace of Kabul, Afghanistan with her family and escaped to the United States. Since then, Awista has been determined to make a difference for girls still living in Afghanistan. She honed in on her love of soccer, and set the wheels for life-changing events in motion by forming the Afghan Youth Sports Exchange (AYSE). What started with bringing a group of eight Afghan girls to the US for a soccer clinic exploded into nothing short of a phenomenon
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Summary
Describes how the Afghan-born author flourished throughout her upbringing in America thanks to organized athletics, her founding of the Afghan Youth Sports Exchange for Afghan girls after the fall of the Taliban, and the personal stories of eight young soccer players
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323522
Cataloging source
UKM
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Ayub, Awista
Dewey number
958.1046
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ayub, Awista
  • Soccer for girls
  • Soccer
  • Women
Target audience
general
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a dream, eight girls, and a journey home
Label
Kabul girls soccer club : a dream, eight girls, and a journey home, Awista Ayub
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously published as: However tall the mountain. 2009
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xii, 246 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781401310257
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781401310257
  • (OCoLC)646075746
Label
Kabul girls soccer club : a dream, eight girls, and a journey home, Awista Ayub
Publication
Note
Previously published as: However tall the mountain. 2009
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xii, 246 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781401310257
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781401310257
  • (OCoLC)646075746

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