The Gulf War of the early 1990 s aka Operation Desert Storm and The Mother of all Battles had a monumental impact on much of our world Iraq had been dragged into yet another conflict by its warmongering president, Saddam Hussein.Peter and Hazel found themselves nearer to the conflict than their family and acquaintances thought wise, living in the neighboring country of Jordan before, during and after the Gulf War Once the dust of the war had settled, Iraqis poured into Jordan by the tens of thousands Iraq on Their Doorstep presents a compelling account of the fears, pains, and difficult decisions faced by Iraqis, as well as Peter and Hazel s own experiences as Westerners. Free Download Books Iraq on Their Doorstep author Peter Twele – heartforum.co.uk
Peter Twele first moved to the Middle East in 1984, where he resided and traveled extensively for over 11 years After studying Arabic for a number of years, he then worked and did research through a number of institutions in the Middle East, including the Phonetics Research Center at the University of Jordan, the American Center of Oriental Research, the American Institute for Yemeni Studies, and the Yemen Centre for Research and Studies He has also taught in the Linguistics programs at both Trinity Western University in Langley, BC, and at the University of Texas in Arlington To this day he continues with his desire to build bridges of understanding between the West and the Middle East mostly by trying to help Westerners understand and appreciate Middle East cultures.
- 204 pages
- Iraq on Their Doorstep
- Peter Twele
- 01 March 2018 Peter Twele