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Shadow lives : the forgotten women of the war on terror

Author: Victoria Brittain
Publisher: London : Pluto Press ; New York : Distributed in the United States of America exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book reveals the unseen side of the 9/11 wars: their impact on the wives and families of men incarcerated in Guantanamo, or in prison or under house arrest in Britain and the US. This book is both an accuse and a testament to the strength of the women.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Brittain, Victoria.
Shadow lives.
London : Pluto Press, 2013
(DLC) 2012532699
(OCoLC)806013907
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Victoria Brittain
ISBN: 9781849648516 1849648514 9781849648530 1849648530 9781849648523 1849648522
OCLC Number: 835370553
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 182 pages)
Contents: Sabah: From Palestine to Guantanamo --
Zinnira: From Medina to Guantanamo --
Dina and Josephine: From Palestine and Africa to House Arrest in London --
Hamda: From Jordan to Belmarsh Prison --
Ragaa: From Egypt to Long Lartin Prison --
The South London Families --
Daughters and Sisters --
Families Surviving the War on Terror.
Responsibility: Victoria Brittain ; foreword by John Berger ; afterword by Marina Warner.

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Reveals the impact on the wives and families of men incarcerated in Guantanamo, or in prison in Britain and the US, during the 'war on terror'.  Read more...

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'A landmark work that takes over your heart and head. In drawing together lives scattered and devastated and made heroic by the 'war on terror', Victoria Brittain, one of the greatest reporters, Read more...

 
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