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Popalzai -- Veil of tears : Afghans’ stories of loss... -- 2009

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Author Popalzai, Masoud.
Faiz, Parwin.
Holt, Kate.
Tunbridge, Louise.
Title Veil of tears : Afghans’ stories of loss in childbirth / principal reporter and translator Masoud Popalzai ; other story contributors Parwin Faiz … [et al.] ; [photographs] by Kate Holt, Masoud Popalzai … [et al] ; editor Louise Tunbridge.
Imprint Nairobi : Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN), 2009.
Physical Description 60 p. ; col. ill., col. map ; 18 x 25 cm.
Notes Summary: “’Veil of tears’ is a collection of transcribed audio testimonies from women, men and children, interviewed by members of the IRIN Radio production team 2005-2009. Their stories share the pain of the loss of a child, a wife, or a mother, in childbirth. Few families in Afghanistan have not been touched by this kind of experience.”—(backcover).
Subject Headings Childbirth – Afghanistan – Personal narratives.
Mothers – Mortality – Afghanistan – Personal narratives.
Web Address of Tears.pdf (accessed 28 January 2010)
Accession Number 12389, 13886
Language English
Language Code E
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Record Number 11168