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By William A. Mitchell

ISBN-10: 1498487246

ISBN-13: 9781498487245

This e-book is ready supporting our pals in a war-torn nation. in the course of the first 5 years of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Baylor educators and neighbors made 5 trips into Northern Iraq to assist organize for schooling within the context of democracy, civil rights, and freedom. The fourth and 5th trips integrated oral heritage interviews and humanitarian tips for the survivors of Saddam’s cruelty. Mitchell’s interviews of the interior refugees catch not just the affliction but additionally human resilience and braveness lower than deplorable instances.

“Many universities have admirable engagements in public and neighborhood carrier, yet merely sometimes do such initiatives entail amazing probability and require masterful collaborative creativity to accomplish. the main brave such venture i do know was once totally faculty-generated; below the wonderful management of invoice Mitchell the Baylor college college groups tried and comprehensive what many on the time proposal very unlikely. This tale to aid and uphold collage schooling in war-torn Iraq is advised with modesty and beauty. this can be an inspirational account of dedication in war-time, an affidavit to self-denying, sensible Christian love for the hurting world.”
—David Lyle Jeffrey,
Distinguished Professor of Literature and arts, Baylor college

“William Mitchell recounts 5 amazing trips to Northern Iraq made through Baylor college and acquaintances in the course of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Their objective used to be to aid greater schooling and democracy in Iraqi Kurdistan. Ten years later, after we are witnessing a good higher refugee problem within the heart East and past, their braveness, imaginative and prescient, and dedication is an inspiring instance of the possible.”
—Jeffrey S. Hamilton,
Professor and Vice Provost for international Engagement, Baylor collage

William A. Mitchell is Professor Emeritus of Political technology, Baylor collage, and previous Professor of nationwide safeguard Affairs, Air warfare university. Colonel Mitchell, USAF, (Ret.) served 33 years army carrier together with the Vietnam warfare and the 1st Gulf War.

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