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The Lady: Aung San Suu Kyi: Nobel Laureate and Burma's Prisoner

The Lady: Aung San Suu Kyi: Nobel Laureate and Burma's Prisoner

by Barbara Victor

Paperback(First Edition)

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Now in paperback, the first full account of Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi's role in the struggle against Burma's military junta. Included is a new afterword by the author, which covers events from the time of the original publication in 1998 to Aung San Suu Kyi's release from house arrest in May 2002.

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ISBN-13: 9780571211777
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publication date: 11/07/2002
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 698,962
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.55(d)

About the Author

Barbara Victor is a journalist who has covered the Middle East for most of her career. She is also the author of four novels, which have been translated into twenty-two languages, and six nonfiction works. Her most recent nonfiction work is Women Suicide Bombers, which will coincide with her television film documentary on women suicide bombers in the Occupied Territories and Gaza. Ms. Victor and her husband divide their time between Paris and New York.

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