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Dancing in the no-fly zone : a woman's journey through Iraq

Author: Hadani Ditmars
Publisher: Vancouver, BC : Raincoast Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recounts the story of the author's trip to Baghdad, Iraq, in September 2003 to find the people she had met over the years and see what had become of them since the U.S. "liberation," in a unique perspective on Iraq.
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Personal narratives, Canadian
Named Person: Hadani Ditmars; Hadani Ditmars; Hadani Ditmars
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hadani Ditmars
ISBN: 1551927357 9781551927350
OCLC Number: 61695247
Description: 260 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. War is over --
2. Fly me to the Moon --
3. Welcome in Baghdad --
4. Crossing borders --
5. Karim --
6. Theatre of the absurd --
7. Old money, new money --
8. Suspicious minds --
9. Our Lady of the Flowers --
10. Guns at the al-Gaylani --
11. Press conferences --
12. Fortress America --
13. He's not heavy, he's my minder --
14. Baghdad by night --
15. Dancing in the dark --
16. Tales of the Tariqa --
17. A prison and two morgues --
18. The arts and the orchestra --
19. On the road to Babylon --
20. Tea with the "King" --
21. In hospital --
22. Old boys --
23. The pool people --
24. Dinner at the al-Rashid --
25. Garden of peace
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Recounts the story of the author's trip to Baghdad, Iraq, in September 2003 to find the people she had met over the years and see what had become of them since the U.S. "liberation," in a unique perspective on Iraq.

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