A Soldier’s Story

From Ottoman Rule to Independent Iraq. The Memoirs of Jafar Al-Askari

By William Facey, Najdat Fathi Safwat, Mustafa Tarik Al-Askari
Published by Arabian Publishing, 2005
Out of Print

‘The Ottoman background to the modern Arab world is brilliantly delineated in A Soldier’s Story. ’
Philip Mansel
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