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A woman among warlords

Malalai Joya

A woman among warlords

the extraordinary story of an Afghan who dared to raise her voice

by Malalai Joya

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Joya, Malalai,
  • Afghanistan. -- Ūlasī Jirgahoyah -- Biography,
  • Women legislators -- Afghanistan -- Biography,
  • Legislators -- Afghanistan -- Biography,
  • Women -- Afghanistan -- Biography,
  • Human rights -- Afghanistan,
  • Democratization -- Afghanistan,
  • Women"s rights -- Afghanistan,
  • Afghanistan -- Politics and government -- 2001-,
  • Afghan War, 2001-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMalalai Joya.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS371.43.J69 A3 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23724654M
    ISBN 10143910946X
    ISBN 109781439109465, 9781439132487
    LC Control Number2009021072

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