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Joya -- A woman among warlords : the extraordinary... -- 2009

Call Number
328.581092
J88
2009
Author Joya, Malalai.
O’Keefe, Derrick.
Title A woman among warlords : the extraordinary story of an Afghan who dared to raise her voice / Malalai Joya with Derrick O’Keefe.
Edition 1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Imprint New York : Scribner, 2009.
Physical Description vii, 231 p. ; 24 cm.
ISBN/ISSN 9781439109465
Notes Summary: In the tradition of Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s "Infidel," and also the subject of an award-winning documentary, this impassioned, first-person account tells of a ... young Afghan woman who risks her life by denouncing the powerful warlords in her country.
Subject Headings Joya, Malalai.
Women legislators – Afghanistan – Biography.
Legislators – Afghanistan – Biography.
Women – Afghanistan – Biography.
Afghanistan. Ulasi Jirgah – Biography.
Afghanistan – Politics and government – 2001-
Afghan War, 2001-
Human rights – Afghanistan.
Democratization – Afghanistan.
Women’s rights – Afghanistan.
Accession Number 15386
Language English
Language Code E
Copies 1
Record Number 13712