The Dressmaker of Khair Khana

av Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
Ljudbok
6t 17m Läses av Sarah Zimmerman

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We're far more accustomed to—and comfortable with—seeing women portrayed as victims of war who deserve our sympathy rather than as resilient survivors who demand our respect… Former ABC journalist Gayle Tzemach Lemmon tells the riveting true story of Kamila Sidiqi and other women of Afghanistan in the wake of the Taliban’s fearful rise to power. In what Greg Mortenson, author of Three Cups of Tea , calls “one of the most inspiring books I have ever read,” Lemmon recounts with novelistic vividness the true story of a fearless young woman who not only reinvented herself as an entrepreneur to save her family but, in the face of ferocious opposition, brought hope to the lives of dozens of women in war-torn Kabul.

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Boktyp
Ljudbok
Förlag
HarperCollins
ISBN
9780062027450
Läses av
Sarah Zimmerman

Genrer
Ekonomi, finansväsen, näringsliv &
Entreprenörskap
Biografi: allmänt
Självbiografi: allmänt
Memoarer
Asiens historia
Historia
Centralasien