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Author Sasson, Jean P.

Title Love in a torn land : Joanna of Kurdistan, the true story of a freedom fighter's escape from Iraqi vengeance / Jean Sasson.

Imprint Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2007.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 HUSSEIN,J SAS    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction    92 HUSSEIN,J SAS    Available
Description 333 p. ; 25 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Little peshmerga girl -- 2. Hill of the martyrs -- 3. Sprinkled by stardust -- 4. Baathist terror -- 5. Ra'ad and Hady return -- 6. Death -- 7. My mother-my father -- 8. Love in a torn land -- 9. War -- 10. The trenches --11. Ra'ad leaves us -- 12. The end of hope -- 13. Secret police -- 14. Love letters -- 15. Love and marriage -- 16. Under the Bergalou sky -- 17. Good Kurd-bad Kurd -- 18. Chemical attack -- 19. Blinded -- 20. Escape to Merge -- 21. Bombed in Merge -- 22. Climbing Kandil Mountain -- 23. Searching for Auntie Aisha -- Epilogue: Kosha, child of my heart -- Afterword: From Iran to Syria to England.
Subject Hussain, Joanna Al-Askari.
Women, Kurdish -- Iraq -- Biography.
Kurds -- Iraq -- Biography.
Anfal Campaign, Iraq, 1986-1989.
Iran-Iraq War, 1980-1988 -- Personal narratives, Kurdish.
Iraq -- Ethnic relations.
ISBN 0470067292 (cloth) : $25.95
9780470067291 (cloth)

 
    
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