Live From Jordan
Letters Home From My Journey Through the Middle EasteBook - 2007
On the eve of the U.S. invasion of Iraq, Pittsburgh native and graduate student Ben Orbach traveled to the Middle East to experience the region first-hand. Despite having a degree in Middle Eastern studies, he was completely unprepared for what he discovered. Beyond the anti-American sentiment he expected, he found a complex, curious people whose lives were made even more difficult by an overwhelming feeling of powerlessness. Live from Jordan is the story, told via his letters home, of Orbach's one year trip through Egypt, Jordan, Syria, Palestine, and Turkey. As he begins his unforgettable jo.
Publisher: New York : American Management Association, ©2007
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: DS153.2 .O73 2007x
Characteristics: 1 downloadable text file (viii, 304 pages) : illustrations, maps