Love in a Torn Land: Joanna of Kurdistan: The True Story of a Freedom Fighter's Escape from Iraqi Vengeance
In this incredible true love story, bestselling author Jean Sasson shares Joanna al-Askari's personal journey of fear and fortitude through a Baghdad childhood and life as a Kurdish freedom fighter during the Iran-Iraq War. Inspiring and unforgettable, Love in a Torn Land shares Joanna's passionate and unflagging determination to survive and fight—for love, life, and the freedom of her beloved Kurdistan.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Mrs.Stansbury - LibraryThing
A touching love story set primarily during the war of freedom for the Kurds in the hills of Northern Iraq. Joanna grows up in Baghdad a life of ease yet still includes fear of bombs, night time raids ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - abuannie - LibraryThing
My only quibble: Jean Sasson is listed as the author, but it's written in the first-person of Joanna Al-Askari Hussein. Read full review
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