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Burned alive : a victim of the law of men

Author: Souad.; Marie-Thérèse Cuny
Publisher: New York : Warner Books, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A memoir by a young Jordanian woman who was the victim of an "honor crime" describes how she was nearly killed by her own family, her struggle to survive critical burns after being set on fire, and her determination to build a new life for herself.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Case studies
Autobiographies
Nonfiction
Cas, Études de
Biographies
Named Person: Souad.; Souad.; Souad.
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Souad.; Marie-Thérèse Cuny
ISBN: 0446533467 9780446533461 9780446694872 0446694878 0593052978 9780593052976
OCLC Number: 53937682
Notes: Translated by Judith Armbruster.
Description: 225 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: I was in flames --
Memory --
Hanan? --
The green tomato --
The bride's blood --
Assad --
The secret --
The last meeting --
The fire --
Dying --
Jacqueline --
Souad is going to die --
Switzerland (Souad) --
Marouan --
All that is missing --
Surviving witness --
Jacqueline --
My son --
To build a house.
Other Titles: Brûlée vive.
Responsibility: Souad, in collaboration with Marie-Therese Cuny.
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A memoir by a young Jordanian woman who was the victim of an "honor crime" describes how she was nearly killed by her own family, her struggle to survive critical burns after being set on fire, and her determination to build a new life for herself.

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