The Librarian of Basra

The Librarian of Basra

A True Story of Iraq

eBook - 2007
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Alia Muhammad Baker is a librarian in Basra, Iraq. For fourteen years, her library has been a meeting place for those who love books. Now war has come, and Alia fears that the library--along with the thirty thousand books within it--will be destroyed forever. This is the true story of her struggle to save her community's priceless collection of books.
Publisher: [s.l.] : 2007
Branch Call Number: REM
Characteristics: 1 online story (4.5 min.) : sd., col
Alternative Title: TumbleBook Library (Online)


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