House of stone: a memoir of home, family, and a lost Middle East

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display_description A journalist traces the story of his family's effort to rebuild an ancestral home in Lebanon amid political strife and how the work enabled a greater understanding of the emotions behind Middle East turbulence. In a saga of redemption and renewal, a two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner tells the story of rebuilding his family's ancestral home in Lebanon amid political strife, and his eventual understanding of the emotions behind the turbulence in the Middle East.
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table_of_contents Introduction : Bayt -- pt. 1. Returning. What silence knows ; Little olive ; Three birds ; Our last gentleman ; Gold ; Early harvest ; Don 't tell the neighbors ; Abu Jean, does this please you? ; Mr. Chaya appear s ; Last whispers ; Khairalla's oud ; Citadels -- pt. 2. At home. Homesick ; A bush call Rozana ; Stupid cat ; Sitara ; Salted miqta -- Passing danger ; Home ; Worse times ; In the name of the father ; Coming home ; Oh Laila ; My Jedeida.
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title House of stone : a memoir of home, family, and a lost Middle East
title_display House of stone : a memoir of home, family, and a lost Middle East
title_full House of Stone A Memoir of Home, Family, and a Lost Middle East, House of stone : a memoir of home, family, and a lost Middle East / Anthony Shadid
title_short House of stone :
title_sort house of stone a memoir of home, family, and a lost middle east
title_sub a memoir of home, family, and a lost Middle East
topic Biography & Autobiography, Families Lebanon, Home Lebanon History, Lebanon Emigration and immigration Social aspects, Middle East Social conditions, Nonfiction, Shadid, Anthony Family
topic_facet Biography & Autobiography, Emigration and immigration, Families, Family, History, Home, Nonfiction, Shadid, Anthony, Social aspects, Social conditions