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Summary: This film explores the 20-year relationship between two families, one Israeli and one Palestinian. Danae Elon last saw her childhood caregiver in 1991, and she seeks here to discover what happened to Musa, the Palestinian who helped raise her from her infancy until she joined the Israeli army. Her quest takes her to Paterson, NJ, where he had sent his own children to school, and she finds...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: GeoQuest Entertainment Group, Ltd. 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC ANO

Lindahl, Carl.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University Press of Mississippi 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 391.434 LIN

Melman, Yossi.

Summary: Inspired by hate and surrounded by fundamentalist leaders in a country that may soon possess nuclear weapons, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad poses the most serious threat to world peace, even while he shrewdly manipulates public opinion at home. Until now, Americans have known little about him. Since his election in June 2005, Ahmadinejad has accelerated his country's nuclear research; called for the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carroll & Graf Publishers 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 955.0544 MEL

Mahmoody, Mahtob.

Summary: The author tells the story of her and her mother's escape from an abusive, fanatical Iranian father when she was six, as well as how she lived her subsequent life under the shadow of fear of her menacing father, and eventually was healed by her faith in God.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nelson Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MAHMOODY, MAHTOB MAH

Campbell, Deborah

Summary: "In the midst of an unfolding international crisis, renowned journalist Deborah Campbell finds herself swept up in the mysterious disappearance of Ahlam, her guide and friend. Campbell's frank, personal account of a journey through fear and the triumph of friendship and courage is as riveting as it is illuminating. The story begins in 2007, when Deborah Campbell travels undercover to Damascus...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picador 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CAMPBELL, DEBORAH CAM

Summary: American Betty Mahmoody goes with her daughter and her Iranian-born husband to his native Iran for a vacation. Soon Betty discovers her husband doesn't intend to ever return to America. He will let her go, but her daughter must stay. As a stranger in a foreign police state, Betty has no money, no friends, no rights, and makes a desperate, heroic bid to escape with her child.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA NOT

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD NOT RATED PG-13

Harding, Andrew.

Summary: "In The Mayor of Mogadishu, one of the BBC's most experienced foreign correspondents, Andrew Harding, reveals the tumultuous life of Mohamoud 'Tarzan' Nur--an impoverished nomad who was abandoned in a state orphanage in newly independent Somalia, and became a street brawler and activist. When the country collapsed into civil war and anarchy, Tarzan and his young family became part of an exodus,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 NUR, MOHAMUD HAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B NUR HARDING

Mahmoody, Betty.

Summary: The author describes her cultural readjustment to America after escaping from Iran with her daughter, her fear of her husband's revenge, and her frustration with a legal system unable to offer her protection.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1992

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.4 MAH

Mahmoody, Betty.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Paperbacks 1988

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: B MAHMOODY MAH