Afghan Books Jacki Lyden talks to Zeiba Shoresh-Shamley, a human rights activist who is fighting for the return of a graoup of 8,000 rare books to the Afghan city of Herat. These books are now for sale in the United States. Shoresh-Shamley says they were illegally acquired or stolen from the Herat's libraries and homes under the Taliban's rule.
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Afghan Books

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Afghan Books

Afghan Books

Afghan Books

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Jacki Lyden talks to Zeiba Shoresh-Shamley, a human rights activist who is fighting for the return of a graoup of 8,000 rare books to the Afghan city of Herat. These books are now for sale in the United States. Shoresh-Shamley says they were illegally acquired or stolen from the Herat's libraries and homes under the Taliban's rule.