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Kurdish woman"s life

Henny Harald Hansen

Kurdish woman"s life

field research in a Muslim society, Iraq.

by Henny Harald Hansen

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Published by København, Nationalmuseet in København .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [198]-203.

SeriesNationalmuseet skrifter. Etnografisk raekke -- no. 7
ContributionsNationalmuseet (Denmark).
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 213 p. :
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14722356M

"One Woman’s War (Da)" is many things. Part autobiography, part oral history of the Iran-Iraq War (–88), the work is the story of Zahra Hoseyni, a female descendant of the Prophet Mohammad (thereby termed a seyyedeh), whose Kurdish family found refuge in Iran after being expelled from their native Iraq. There are three parts to the book.


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