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Baghdad calling

Geert van Kesteren

Baghdad calling

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Published by Episode Publishers in Rotterdam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Refugees -- Iraq -- Social conditions,
  • Iraqis -- Turkey,
  • Iraqis -- Syria,
  • Iraqis -- Jordan,
  • Iraq -- History -- 2003-

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Geert van Kesteren].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS79.76 K47 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination388 p. :
    Number of Pages388
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22979624M
    ISBN 109059730836
    ISBN 109789059730830
    LC Control Number2008468883

    From Baghdad to Chicago is a diligent and comprehensive memoir of an Iraqi-born physician, growing up in Iraq, and pursuing his education and professional calling in Medicine, to serve to the utmost of his ability.. Asad Bakir speaks to the culture of Iraqi and Middle Eastern history, and offers timely reflections on the contemporary practice of Medicine.   In August , the world gained access to a remarkable new voice: a blog written by a year-old Iraqi woman living in Baghdad, whose identity remained concealed for her own protection. Calling herself Riverbend, she offered searing eyewitness accounts of the everyday realities on the ground, punctuated by astute analysis on the politics Pages: It’s a chapter right out of the book that documents American occupation in Iraq: the chapter that will tell the story of year-old Abeer who was raped, killed and burned with her little sister and parents. They abducted her from her house in an area in southern Baghdad called Hai Al Amil. No- it wasn’t a gang.


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