The Bookseller of Kabul

The Bookseller of Kabul

Author: Åsne Seierstad

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780759509405

Category: History

Page: 304

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The Bookseller of Kabul is startling in its intimacy and its details — a revelation of the plight of Afghan women and a window into the surprising realities of daily life in Afghanistan.

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Bookseller of Kabul

Bookseller of Kabul

Author: Asne Seierstad

Publisher: Perfection Learning

ISBN: 075696637X

Category:

Page: 288

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Translated into 17 languages, The Bookseller Of Kabul has become not only the bestselling nonfiction book ever published in the author's native Norway, but also a tremendous success throughout Europe and around the world.

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Chasing Tales

Chasing Tales

Author: Corinne Fowler

Publisher: Rodopi

ISBN: 9789042022621

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 283

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This latter point is taken up in this study, where I examine the tension between textually mediated expectations about Afghanistan and actual lived experience of that place. 23 The Bookseller of Kabul is ethnographic in flavour.

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Two Sisters

Two Sisters

Author: Asne Seierstad

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780349009032

Category: History

Page: 464

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They had been planning the trip for months in secret. Åsne Seierstad - working closely with the family - followed the story through its many dramatic twists and turns. This is, in part, a story about Syria.

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A Hundred And One Days

A Hundred And One Days

Author: Asne Seierstad

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780349006956

Category: History

Page: 336

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She was to stay for over three months, reporting on the war and its aftermath. A Hundred and One Days is her compelling account of a city under siege, and a fascinating insight into the life of a foreign correspondent.

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A Hundred and One Days

A Hundred and One Days

Author: Åsne Seierstad

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780786736829

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 336

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Displaying the novelist's eye and lyrical storytelling that have won her awards around the world, Seierstad here brings to life an unforgettable cast of characters to tell the stories we never see on the evening news.

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With Their Backs To The World

With Their Backs To The World

Author: Asne Seierstad

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780349006949

Category: History

Page: 352

View: 326

Seierstad brings her acclaimed attention to detail to bear on the lives of those whom she encounters in With Their Backs to the World, as she creates a kaleidoscopic portrait of a nation made up of so many different-and often conflicting ...

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Shadow City

Shadow City

Author: Taran Khan

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781473553507

Category: Travel

Page: 288

View: 748

134 Steve Coll , Ghost Wars : The Secret History of the CIA , Afghanistan , and Bin Laden , from the Soviet Invasion to September ... See Alexandra Topping , “ The Bookseller of Kabul author cleared of invading Afghan family's privacy ' ...

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With Their Backs to the World

With Their Backs to the World

Author: Åsne Seierstad

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780786722433

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 416

View: 309

Seierstad brings her acclaimed attention to detail to bear on the lives of those whom she encounters in With Their Backs to the World, as she creates a kaleidoscopic portrait of a nation made up of so many different-and often conflicting ...

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From Cape Town to Kabul

From Cape Town to Kabul

Author: Penelope Andrews

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317132455

Category: Political Science

Page: 232

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27 ROSEMARY SKAINE, THE WOMEN OF AFGHANISTAN UNDER THE TALIBAN (2002). See ASNE SEIERSTAD, THE BOOKSELLER OF KABUL, supra Note 24; see also ANN JONES, KABUL IN WINTER: LIFE WITHOUT PEACE IN AFGHANISTAN (2003). 26 27 ...

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