The Bookseller of Kabul

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In spring 2002 award-winning journalist Asne Seierstad spent four months living with the bookseller and his family in Kabul.

For more than twenty years Sultan Khan defied the authorities to supply books to the people of Kabul. He was arrested, interrogated and imprisoned, and watched illiterate soldiers burn piles of his books in the street.

The story is a unique portrait of a family and a country, telling us of proposals and marriages, hope and fear, crime and punishment.