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A Fort Of Nine Towers

Qais Akbar Omar Farrar, Straus and Giroux

One of the rare memoirs of Afghanistan to have been written by an Afghan, A Fort of Nine Towers reveals the richness and suffering of life in a country whose history has become deeply entwined with ou

ISBN10 : 0374709181 , ISBN13 : 9780374709181

Page Number : 416

Shakespeare In Kabul

Qais Akbar Omar Haus Pub.

In 2005, a group of actors in Kabul performed "Shakespeare's Love's Labour's Lost" to the cheers of Afghan audiences and the raves of foreign journalists. This title captures the triumphs and foibles

ISBN10 : 9781908323088 , ISBN13 : 1908323086

Page Number : 230

Our Shared Stories

Emal Dusst

An anthology of 40+ personal stories from around the world. The contributors offer thoughtful reflections about their experiences escaping from the wars in Afghanistan, resettling in host countries, a

ISBN10 : 9781513613956 , ISBN13 : 1513613952

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A Curse On Dostoevsky

Atiq Rahimi Other Press, LLC

Reading Dostoevsky in Afghanistan becomes “crime without punishment” Rassoul remembers reading Crime and Punishment as a student of Russian literature in Leningrad, so when, with axe in hand, he k

ISBN10 : 159051548X , ISBN13 : 9781590515488

Page Number : 272

Across Many Mountains

Yangzom Brauen St. Martin's Press

A powerful, emotional memoir and an extraordinary portrait of three generations of Tibetan women whose lives are forever changed when Chairman Mao's Red Army crushes Tibetan independence, sending a yo

ISBN10 : 1429987928 , ISBN13 : 9781429987929

Page Number : 320