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Mir Tamim Ansary

Afghan-American author Tamim Ansary was born in Kabul, Afghanistan. His father was the first Afghan to marry an American woman, his mother the first American woman to marry an Afghan and living with him in Afghanistan as an Afghan. Ansary came to America at the age of sixteen, finished high school in Colorado, and graduated from Reed College in Portland, Oregon. He wrote Games Without Rules, The Often Interrupted History of Afghanistan, nominated for a Northern California Book Award in 2012....See more