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A Thousand Splendid Suns
A Thousand Splendid Suns by
Publication Date: 2008-11-25
A Thousand Splendid Suns is at once an incredible chronicle of thirty years of Afghan history and a deeply moving story of family, friendship, faith, and the salvation to be found in love.
Women and War:
Interwoven with gripping footage from recent conflicts in the Middle East, Bosnia, northern Uganda, and South Africa, this compelling program captures women’s personal experiences of military violence, explains how they survived, and reflects on their growing resistance to war.
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Literary resources covering fiction, short stories, poetry, and drama. Find criticism, author biographies, work overviews, and some primary sources. HINT: For this assignment, search for author's name or book title.
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Full text resources for world history in the modern era. HINT: For this assignment, search for Afghanistan general history, and terms such as "Taliban" and "Loya Jurga."
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More than 85 reference sources, including subject encyclopedias, literature reference and criticism. HINT: For this assignment, search for "Taliban."