Khouri, Norma,: Forbidden love: a harrowing true story of love and revenge in Jordan
Book Number: 0266779
Bantam Books, Sydney, N.S.W., 2003. Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. The book is secondhand and there is no damage to describe. The author has had poems and short stories published in anthologies, and as a result of the events recounted in this book, (which was written secretly in an Internet café), she was forced to emigrate to Athens, and now lives in Australia. The book is an attempt to bring to the world's attention the continuing practice of honour killing in Jordan – an ancient tradition that encourages the murder of women considered to have dishonoured the family and, a crime that effectively goes unpunished. Size: Trade Paperback. 211 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Murder Jordan.; Women -- Crimes against -- Jordan.; Love.; Jordan; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 1863253483. ISBN/EAN: 9781863253482. Inventory No: 0266779.