I Was Told to Come Alone

I Was Told to Come Alone

My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad

Book - 2017
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Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2017.
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781627798976
Branch Call Number: 363.325 Mek
Characteristics: x, 354 pages


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Jan 14, 2018

Brilliantly written , reads like a page turner. Extremely relevant and insightful in the various issues that plague us as a society

Dec 30, 2017

An extremely relevant, topical, insightful memoir by an outstandingly discerning, objective, thought-provoking and courageous journalist that reads like a novel. A must read by anyone interested in Jihadism and its global impact on Islam and the West.

Dec 02, 2017

A remarkable book by a woman who has packed a lot of living into 40 years. It shed a lot of light on the problems of the Middle East.

Oct 26, 2017

A must read for anyone interested in today's terrorism problems. A very thoughtful and thought provoking book.

Aug 14, 2017

WOW. This author has taken so many risks in order that she and her readers will understand why the hatred of the West and Shiaa vs. Sunni and immigrant vs non-immigrant that she deserves a Nobel Peace Prize. Her observations which come from her discussions with many people, young and old, secular and religious, and all the ones I mentioned above.

She has really opened my eyes and explained why the terrorism, the hatred, what we do here in the U.S. that leaves us open to this hatred. I hope many, many people read this, it is actually a pretty fast read and one that is very worthwhile.

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