The Sewing Circles of Herat

A Personal Voyage Through Afghanistan

by Christina Lamb

Paperback, 352 pages, Harpercollins, List Price: $13.99 | purchase

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The Sewing Circles of Herat
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A Personal Voyage Through Afghanistan
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Christina Lamb

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Book Summary

A British war correspondent chronicles her visits to Afghanistan, in which she witnessed the rise of the Taliban in the last phase of the Soviet War, their brutal victimization of the Afghan people, and the results ten years later.