About the Author

Author Albert Khabbaza, MD, born in Iraq, relates true stories of unimaginable suffering he and his family experienced.
At the tender age of twelve, he watched the brutal rape of a young girl in his neighbor’s house. He and his father were wrongly arrested and accused of being Zionist spies. He managed to flee Iraq and then Iran to the United States. His wife was forced to embark on a journey of incalculable risks by camel and on foot through the mountainous borders of Iran and Pakistan. Through a series of hardships and miracles, the author managed to bring his family to the United States, where he reached the honorable position of Assistant Professor at Queens Medical Center in New York.
Subpages (1): The Family