This is the real-life story of Ali Abbas, published on the aniversary of the Iraqi War, with all profits going to The Limbless Association. Ali captured our hearts and the backing of the highest officials when he was air-lifted to the U.K. following an air-raid which left him an orphan and in which he lost both arms. Ali Abbas became an international symbol of Iraqi suffering from the moment his photograph first appeared in the newspapers in the Iraq War of 2003. His father, pregnant mother and brother were killed by ...

The Ali Abbas Story 2004, HarperCollins (UK), London

ISBN-13: 9780007181315

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