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We just want to live here : a Palestinian teenager, an Israeli teenager : an unlikely friendship

Author: Amal Rifa'i; Odelia Ainbinder; Sylke Tempel
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Palestinian Amal Rifa'i and Israeli Odelia Ainbinder are two teenage girls who live in the same city, yet worlds apart. They met on a student exchange program to Switzerland. Weeks after they returned, the latest, violent Intifada broke out in the fall of 2000. But two years later, Middle East correspondent Sylke Tempel encouraged Amal and Odelia to develop their friendship by facilitating an exchange of their  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Odelia Ainbinder; Amal Rifa'i; Odelia Ainbinder; Amal Rifa'i
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amal Rifa'i; Odelia Ainbinder; Sylke Tempel
ISBN: 0312318944 9780312318949
OCLC Number: 52197522
Description: xx, 154 pages : maps ; 18 cm
Contents: Talking about myself, thinking about the other --
Meeting the other in Switzerland --
Intifada --
Travel --
Discussion between Amal and Odelia --
Jerusalem --
School --
The army --
How I became what I am.
Responsibility: Amal Rifa'i and Odelia Ainbinder with Sylke Tempel.
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Palestinian Amal Rifa'i and Israeli Odelia Ainbinder are two teenage girls who live in the same city, yet worlds apart. They met on a student exchange program to Switzerland. Weeks after they returned, the latest, violent Intifada broke out in the fall of 2000. But two years later, Middle East correspondent Sylke Tempel encouraged Amal and Odelia to develop their friendship by facilitating an exchange of their deepest feelings through letters. In their letters, Amal and Odelia discuss the Intifada, their families, traditions, suicide bombers, and military service. They write frankly of their anger, frustrations, and fear, but also of their hopes and dreams for a brighter future. Together, Amal and Odelia give us a renewed sense of hope for peace in the Middle East.

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