Coverart for item
The Resource The weight of a mustard seed : the intimate story of an Iraqi general and his family during thirty years of tyranny, Wendell Steavenson

The weight of a mustard seed : the intimate story of an Iraqi general and his family during thirty years of tyranny, Wendell Steavenson

Label
The weight of a mustard seed : the intimate story of an Iraqi general and his family during thirty years of tyranny
Title
The weight of a mustard seed
Title remainder
the intimate story of an Iraqi general and his family during thirty years of tyranny
Statement of responsibility
Wendell Steavenson
Title variation
weight of a mustard seed
Title variation remainder
an Iraqi generals moral journey during the time of Saddam
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of Iraqi life under Saddam Hussein's regime, written from the perspective of one of his loyal generals, describes Kamael Sachet's regret over his role in Hussein's terror regime and his refusal to let his sons join the military
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2009
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
305032
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steavenson, Wendell
Dewey number
  • 956.7044092
  • B
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS79.66.J385
LC item number
S74 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Janabi, Kamel Sachet Aziz
  • Generals
  • Iraq
  • Iraq
  • Iraq
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an Iraqi general's moral journey during the time of Saddam
Label
The weight of a mustard seed : the intimate story of an Iraqi general and his family during thirty years of tyranny, Wendell Steavenson
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
His wife -- His first victory -- His eldest and favorite daughter -- Inside -- Yes, but -- His third and most religious son -- "Are you sure it's not kut?" -- Euphemisms -- Uprising -- The good Caliph -- Mosque -- His Sheikh -- Shame -- Pride -- Waiting -- The carcass of an abandoned refrigerator -- Collection -- Generals in general -- Epilogue -- Cast of characters
Control code
ocn230730335
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Collins ed.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780061721786
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2008024402
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)230730335
Label
The weight of a mustard seed : the intimate story of an Iraqi general and his family during thirty years of tyranny, Wendell Steavenson
Publication
Contents
His wife -- His first victory -- His eldest and favorite daughter -- Inside -- Yes, but -- His third and most religious son -- "Are you sure it's not kut?" -- Euphemisms -- Uprising -- The good Caliph -- Mosque -- His Sheikh -- Shame -- Pride -- Waiting -- The carcass of an abandoned refrigerator -- Collection -- Generals in general -- Epilogue -- Cast of characters
Control code
ocn230730335
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Collins ed.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780061721786
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2008024402
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)230730335

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
Processing Feedback ...