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The Resource The General : the ordinary man who became one of the bravest prisoners in Guantánamo, Ahmed Errachidi with Gillian Slovo

The General : the ordinary man who became one of the bravest prisoners in Guantánamo, Ahmed Errachidi with Gillian Slovo

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The General : the ordinary man who became one of the bravest prisoners in Guantánamo
Title
The General
Title remainder
the ordinary man who became one of the bravest prisoners in Guantánamo
Statement of responsibility
Ahmed Errachidi with Gillian Slovo
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On September 11th 2001, in a café in London, Ahmed Errachidi watched as the twin towers collapsed. In a series of terrible events, Ahmed was soon sold by the Pakistanis to the Americans and spent 5 and a half years in Guantánamo. There, he was beaten, tortured and humiliated. But Ahmed did not give in. This very ordinary, Moroccan-born London chef became a leader of men. Known by the authorities as The General, he devised protests and resistance by any means possible. But then, Ahmed was freed, his innocence admitted. This is Ahmed's story
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1966-
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Errachidi, Ahmed
Dewey number
  • 365.4'5'092
  • 365.45
  • 365.45092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
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Slovo, Gillian
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  • Errachidi, Ahmed
  • Political prisoners
  • Moroccans
  • Guantánamo Bay Detention Camp
  • Large type books
  • Biography
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The General : the ordinary man who became one of the bravest prisoners in Guantánamo, Ahmed Errachidi with Gillian Slovo
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Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781471236389
Extent
484 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781471236389
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The General : the ordinary man who became one of the bravest prisoners in Guantánamo, Ahmed Errachidi with Gillian Slovo
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781471236389
Extent
484 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781471236389
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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