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Naked in Baghdad: The Iraq War as Seen By NPR's Correspondent, Garrels, Anne
1 Naked in Baghdad: The Iraq War as Seen By NPR's Correspondent
Garrels, Anne
New York Farrar Straus Giroux 2003 0-374-52903-5 / 9780374529031 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, signed by author. Maroon boards with maroon cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. Slight damp stain to rear board, no bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. 222 pgs. Bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. As National Public Radio's senior foreign correspondent, Anne Garrels has covered conflicts in Chechnya, Bosnia, Kosovo, Afghanistan, and elsewhere. She is renowned for direct, down-to-earth, insightful reporting, and for her independent take on what she sees. 8vo. Middle East. 013256

Price: 12.00 USD
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East is West, Stark, Freya
2 East is West
Stark, Freya
London John Murray 1947 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Later printing in original dust jacket. Very clean turquoise cloth boards with bright gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. 218 pages with index. Dust jacket is not price clipped (12s.6d. on front inside flap), has slight age toning, one small chip to rear spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Freya Stark is one of the most interesting and adventurous women travellers to have lived and shared her experiences -- this one about her war experiences in Arabia, Egypt, Palestine, Syria, Iraq and Persia. It is written with the freedom of the independent and adventurous traveller but also with the authority of an official of the Diplomatic Corps. 024705

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Bookless In Baghdad: Reflections On Literature, Writing, And Writers, Tharoor, Shashi
3 Bookless In Baghdad: Reflections On Literature, Writing, And Writers
Tharoor, Shashi
New York, New York, U.S.A. Arcade Publishing 2005 1-55970-757-7 / 9781559707572 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Very clean blue boards with bright silver lettering on spine. Tiny bump to lower spine corner edge. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean blue endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 277 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Part memoir, part essay, part literary criticism by one of the best in a generation of Indian authors. Shashi Tharoor tells us what Iraqis go through in their beleaguered land merely to get hold of a book, and how selling books from their own libraries on the street helps some put bread on the table. 5-1/2" 8-1/2". Books about Books. 017077

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