A Thousand Farewells: A Reporter’s Journey from Refugee Camp to the Arab Spring
(Viking, an imprint of Penguin Group Canada; distributed by the publisher
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When Nahlah Ayed was a child, her family gave up their comfortable life in Winnipeg for the squalor of a Palestinian refugee camp in Jordan. Back in Canada, as a teenager, she put these years behind her – until the Gulf War and the events of 9/11 drew her back as a war correspondent for the CBC.
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