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Author Omar, Qais Akbar.
Title A fort of nine towers : an Afghan family story / Qais Akbar Omar.
Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 7  92 O5428O    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description viii, 396 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
Contents The holy warriors. In the time before ; Allah-hu-Akbar ; The other side of the mountain ; To be a family again ; The long road home ; Under the earth -- Flight. The North ; The garden of Hamza's father ; Inside the head of Buddha ; Borderlands ; My teacher ; Caravan -- In the time of Shaitan. The gold ; Wakeel ; Inferno ; The dog -- The triumph of madness. A new kind of justice ; The prison ; A precious jewel ; The length of a hair ; The secret of the pigeons ; University of Taliban ; Grandfather ; One knot at a time ; A change in the air -- A journey still.
Subject Omar, Qais Akbar.
Afghanistan -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Afghanistan -- Biography.
Added Title Afghan family story
ISBN 9780374157647 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0374157642 (hardcover : alk. paper)