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The bookseller of Kabul

Author: Åsne Seierstad; Ingrid Christophersen; Joanna David
Publisher: Rothley, Leicester, UK : Clipper Audio ; Prince Frederick, MD : Distributed by Recorded Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sultan Khan supplied the people of Kābol with books in defiance of the Communist Party and the Taliban. He was imprisoned by the Communists and stood by reluctantly as the illiterate Taliban soldiers burned his books in the street. The author, Åsne Seierstad, spent four months with Khan and his family observing how his books became a symbol of freedom.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
Named Person: Åsne Seierstad; Khan family.; Khan family.; Åsne Seierstad
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Åsne Seierstad; Ingrid Christophersen; Joanna David
ISBN: 1402588690 9781402588693
OCLC Number: 55499865
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Performer(s): Performed by Joanna David.
Description: 7 sound discs (8.5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: Bokhandleren i Kabul.
Responsibility: by Åsne Seierstad ; translated by Ingrid Christophersen.

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Sultan Khan supplied the people of Kābol with books in defiance of the Communist Party and the Taliban. He was imprisoned by the Communists and stood by reluctantly as the illiterate Taliban soldiers burned his books in the street. The author, Åsne Seierstad, spent four months with Khan and his family observing how his books became a symbol of freedom.

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