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Author: Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Publisher: New York : Free Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ultimately a celebration of triumph over adversity, the author's story tells how a bright little girl evolved out of dutiful obedience to become an outspoken, pioneering freedom fighter. As Western governments struggle to balance democratic ideals with religious pressures, no story could be timelier or more significant. In this memoir she tells her astonishing life story, from her traditional Muslim childhood in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hirsi Ali, Ayaan, 1969-
Infidel.
New York : Free Press, c2007
(OCoLC)608420331
Named Person: Ayaan Hirsi Ali; Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ayaan Hirsi Ali
ISBN: 0743289684 9780743289689 074329503X 9780743295031
OCLC Number: 72701599
Description: xii, 353 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: My Childhood. Bloodlines --
Under the Talal tree --
Playing tag in Allah's Palace --
Weeping orphans and widowed wives --
Secret rendezvous, sex, and the scent of Sukumawiki --
Doubt and defiance --
Disillusion and deceit --
Refugees --
Abeh. --
My Freedom. Running away --
A trial by the Elders --
Haweya --
Leiden --
Leaving God --
Threats --
Politics --
The murder of Theo --
The letter of the law.
Responsibility: Ayaan Hirsi Ali.
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In this profoundly affecting memoir from the internationally renowned author of "The Caged Virgin," Ayaan Hirsi Ali tells her life story, from her traditional Muslim childhood in Somalia to her  Read more...

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"A brave and elegant figure...an honest woman...No one who reads her [memoirs] will doubt the self-questioning and the rigorous honesty of her mind. Perhaps, as in Voltaire's short story 'L'IngEnu, ' Read more...

 
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from what i understood theres lots of lieys that hirsi shwos here .
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