Thura's Diary: My Life In Wartime Iraq
- Number of Pages: 144
- English (Unknown)
- English (Original Language)
- English (Published)
Nineteen-year-old Thura al-Windawi kept a diary during the conflict in Iraq, saying that it was her way of"controlling the chaos."The diary, which documents the days leading up to the bombings, the war itself, also since the lawless aftermath, puts a personal face on life in Baghdad. As Thura describes her life and that of her two younger sisters, she shows readers the a lot of little details that illuminate the reality of war for Iraqi families, and especially for Iraqi young children.
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