Reflections from Palestine: A Journey of Hope

Reflections from Palestine: A Journey of Hope
Publisher: Rimal Publications
Published Date: February 2014
ISBN-13: 978-9963715114

Reflections from Palestine tells the story of life under Israeli occupation. Khoury explains the wide-ranging social and political problems facing Palestinians under occupation through the sweet and sorrowful experiences of family and community life.


Reviewed by: Nasim Ahmed

Reflections from Palestine is a personal account of life under Israeli occupation. Seen through the eyes of Samia Nasir Khoury, a Christian Palestinian born in Jaffa in 1933, it describes the countless challenges and obstacles faced by Palestinians on a daily basis. Starting from the dramatic nights which changed her life in 1967 through decades...


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