The Poet of Baghdad
A True Story of Love and DefianceBook - 2008
Chronicles the story of poet Nabeel Yasin, who fled Iraq with his family after withstanding beatings by the Ba'ath Party's Secret Police and being labeled an enemy of the state for his writing, which uses history and myth to attack Saddam's regime. Includes readers' guide.
Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, , c2006
Edition: 1st pbk. ed
Characteristics: xv, 351 p. ; 21 cm