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    • Farishta

    • By: Patricia McArdle
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Klett
    • Length: 10 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    In 1983 junior diplomat and brilliant linguist Angela Morgan witnessed the death of her young husband during the bombing of the US embassy in Beirut. Devastated by her loss, she fled back to Washington, DC, and hid in the backwaters of the US State Department. With the exception of a two-year tour of duty in the former Soviet Union in the late '80s, she managed for almost two decades to avoid high-profile postings that would advance her career.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An illuminating account of life in Afghanistan

    • By Maggie Tuliver on 08-22-15

    Regular price: $24.95