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Five Years of My Life

An Innocent Man in Guantanamo

by Murat Kurnaz

  • 143 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political imprisonment,
  • Political And Civil Rights,
  • Prison Life,
  • Political Science,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Terrorism,
  • Political Science / Political Freedom & Security / Terrorism,
  • Biography,
  • Combatants and noncombatants (International law),
  • Cuba,
  • Government policy,
  • Guantâanamo Bay Naval Base,
  • Human rights,
  • Legal status, laws, etc.,
  • Prisoners of war,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10194819M
    ISBN 100230603742
    ISBN 109780230603745

      Beyond five years, though, things get murky. Right now, two Chromebooks—Samsung’s Series 5 and the CR prototype from —have received an “official” end-of-life date.   For example, “I can’t say exactly what I’m going to be doing in five years, but I hope to have further developed my skills as a strategist and .

      Five Books That Changed My Life June 1, If you cannot read all your books, fondle them, peer into them, let them fall open where they will, read from the first sentence that arrests the eye, set them back on the shelves with your own hands, arrange them on your own plan so that you at least know where they are.   The third book that changed my life was the Book of I vividly remember telling my Harvard classmate and friend Anne Harrington (now Franklin L. Ford Professor of the History of Science at Harvard) when I was leaving Mormonism around the age of 40, the main story of my life until then was not about being an economist but about my spiritual .

    Stefan Schaller crafts an internationally appealing production that is faithful to the best-selling book by Murat Kurnaz, “Five Years of My Life. An Innocent Man in Guantanamo.” Sascha Alexander Geršak plays Murat Kurnaz with moving authenticity in this compassionate and powerful political film, which explores one of the darkest chapters.   The book took my focus off the unfair divorce proceedings and helped me keep my mind on brighter days. That was over 39 years ago when I thought there was no life after my divorce. Through the words of Dr. Peale, I discovered that there is life after a divorce, and that life can be : Margaret Minnicks.


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