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Battlefront stories from Iraq

Battlefront stories from Iraq

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Published by Dar Al-Maʼmun for Translation and Pub. in Baghdad .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iraq
    • Subjects:
    • Iran-Iraq War, 1980-1988 -- Fiction.,
    • Short stories, Arabic -- Iraq -- Translations into English.,
    • Iraq -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of: Qiṣaṣ min jabahāt al-qitāl min al-ʻIrāq.

      Statementtranslated by A.W. Luʼluʼa.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPJ8046.5.E5 Q57 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination203 p. ;
      Number of Pages203
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2587364M
      LC Control Number85137698

      Sadek R. Mohammed, poet, scholar, and translator, is the author of the collection Archaeology of Scorched Cities () and the co-editor of Flowers of Flame: Unheard Voices of Iraq (, IPPY/Independent Publisher Book Award) and Ishtar’s Songs: Iraqi Poetry since the s (), of which he was the translator. He is a professor of English at the University of Mustansiriya and director.   Please consider supporting our videos on Patreon The law stated that you had to be 18 to sign up and 19 to serve overse.

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        MadMatt, it's from a book called. Barbarosa The Russian-German conflict by Alan Clark. The book is about pages, very good book, it has tons of passeges from diaries of soldiers. I just came across this one and struck me the most. I . The story of Star Wars Battlefront explores the gap between trilogies and from where it really begins on Endor, afterwards in Chapters 1 and 2, and beyond, players get a glimpse into what certain elements of the Empire did after the Rebellion "won" and how Palpatine's influence lived on.


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