The Drone Eats With Me

The Drone Eats With Me

A Gaza Diary

Book - 2015
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An ordinary Gazan's chronicle of the struggle to survive during Israel's 2014 invasion of Gaza

The Drone Eats with Me is an unforgettable rendering of everyday civilian life shattered by the realities of twenty-first-century warfare. Israel's 2014 invasion of Gaza lasted 51 days, killed 2,145 Palestinians (578 of them children), injured over 11,000 people, and demolished more than 17,000 homes. Atef Abu Saif, a young father and novelist, puts an indelibly human face on these statistics, providing a rare window into the texture of a community and the realities of a conflict that is too often obscured by politics.
Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts :, Beacon Press,, 2015, ©2015.
ISBN: 9780807049105
Branch Call Number: 953. 1 ABU A
Characteristics: 258 pages : maps ; 22 cm

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Phil_R Apr 17, 2018

A day-by-day memoir of survival in Gaza over the summer of 2014, a time when the area was under constant bombardment.


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