Farewell Babylon: Coming of Age in Jewish Baghdad

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A classic memoir about growing up in Baghdad in the 1940s, by a grand old man of Canadian letters. Here is the exotic world of one of the East's ancient cities, where Naim Kattan was born into the heart of its then teeming Jewish community. In this evocative memoir, a young boy comes of age, discovering work, literature, patriotism, racism and women and love. Farewell, Babylon is a story of roots and anguished exile, of thirst for life and life's experiences. Above all it is a memoir of a lost world, a magical city in ...

Farewell Babylon: Coming of Age in Jewish Baghdad 2016, Audible Studios on Brilliance

ISBN-13: 9781522688556

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