The Home That Was Our Country
A Memoir of SyriaBook - 2017
Syrian-American journalist Alia Malek chronicles her return to her family home in Damascus and the history of the Jabban apartment building. Here, generations of Christians, Jews, Muslims, and Armenians lived, worked, loved, and suffered in close quarters. In telling the story of her family over the course of the last century, Alia brings to light the triumphs and failures that have led Syria to where it is today.
Publisher: New York : Nation Books, 
Characteristics: xvi, 334 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm