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The morning they came for us: dispatches from Syria

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Named one of the Best Books of the Year by Kirkus Reviews and the New York Post

Winner of the IWMF Courage in Journalism Award

Winner of the Hay Festival Medal for Prose

Finalist for the NYPL Helen Bernstein Award for Excellence in Journalism

Shortlisted for the Moore Prize for Nonfiction


"Destined to become a classic." —Lisa Shea, Elle


A masterpiece of war reportage, The Morning They Came for Us bears witness to one of the most brutal internecine conflicts in recent history. Drawing from years of experience covering Syria for Vanity Fair, Newsweek, and the front page of the New York Times, award-winning journalist Janine di Giovanni chronicles a nation on the brink of disintegration, all written through the perspective of ordinary people. With a new epilogue, what emerges is an unflinching picture of the horrific consequences of armed conflict, one that charts an apocalyptic but at times tender story of life in a jihadist war zone. The result is an unforgettable testament to resilience in the face of nihilistic human debasement.

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Winner of the IWMF Courage in Journalism Award
Winner of the Hay Festival Medal for Prose
Finalist for the NYPL Helen Bernstein Award for Excellence in Journalism
Shortlisted for the Moore Prize for Nonfiction

"Destined to become a classic." —Lisa Shea, Elle

A masterpiece of war reportage, The Morning They Came for Us bears witness to one of the most brutal internecine conflicts in recent history. Drawing from years of experience covering Syria for Vanity Fair, Newsweek, and the front page of the New York Times, award-winning journalist Janine di Giovanni chronicles a nation on the brink of disintegration, all written through the perspective of ordinary people. With a new epilogue, what emerges is an unflinching picture of the horrific consequences of armed conflict, one that charts an apocalyptic but at times tender story of life in a jihadist war zone. The result is an unforgettable testament to resilience in the face of nihilistic human debasement.

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subject_facetDi Giovanni, Janine, -- 1961- -- Travel -- Syria
Syria -- History -- Civil War, 2011-
Syria -- History -- Civil War, 2011- -- Personal narratives, Italian
Syria -- History -- Civil War, 2011- -- Personal narratives, Syrian
Women war correspondents -- Syria
Women war correspondents -- United States
title_displayThe morning they came for us : dispatches from Syria
title_fullThe Morning They Came For Us Dispatches from Syria
The Morning They Came for Us Dispatches from Syria
The morning they came for us : dispatches from Syria / Janine di Giovanni
The morning they came for us : dispatches from Syria [electronic resource] / Janine Di Giovanni
title_shortThe morning they came for us
title_subdispatches from Syria
topic_facetDi Giovanni, Janine
History
Military
Nonfiction
Travel
Women war correspondents