Eclipse of the Sunnis

Power, Exile, and Upheaval in the Middle East

By Deborah Amos
(PublicAffairs, Paperback, 9781586489502, 256pp.)

Publication Date: March 2011

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, Hardcover

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An eye-opening look at the displacement of Sunni power and culture throughout the Middle East by an award-winning NPR reporter




About the Author

Deborah Amos's reports can be heard on NPR's award-winning Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and Weekend Edition. For a decade she reported for television news, including ABC's Nightline and World News Tonight and the PBS programs NOW with Bill Moyers and Frontline. She lives in New York City.




NPR
Wednesday, Mar 10, 2010

Since the U.S. invasion, 4 million Iraqis have had to leave their homes. An additional 2 million have left the country entirely, and many are still outside its borders. NPR's Deborah Amos tells the story of these displaced Iraqi citizens in her new book, Eclipse of the Sunnis. More at NPR.org

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NPR
Tuesday, Mar 9, 2010

Since the U.S. invasion of Iraq, about 4 million Iraqis have fled their homes. Another 2 million have fled the country entirely. Throughout the war, NPR's Deborah Amos has spent much of her time with Iraqis who fled to Syria, Jordan and Lebanon. She has a new book out: Eclipse of the Sunnis: Power, Exile and Upheaval in the Middle East. More at NPR.org

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