This is an epic story following the life of one of the most interesting women in our times.
I recommend this book to anyone who loves biography, geography, motivational speakers, or just to learn about other cultures.
It is a story of greed, but it is also a story of courage and strength in the face of dire circumstances.
This is one of the most important books of our time. Ms. Kadeer is a hero of all people, not just of the Uighur people. Read morePublished 25 days ago by Jeff
An incredible story by an incredible woman. I had the pleasure of hearing her speak a few days after I received the book (whoch she autographed for me). Read morePublished 22 months ago by Donna
SHE IS AMAZING ! If you want to learn China's cruel face, you will read it and it will shake you up... Read morePublished on November 25, 2012 by Confessione
If you've ever been curious about the Uyghur population in China, this is a fantastic introduction to the struggle that has been going on for centuries. Read morePublished on August 20, 2012 by N.Ari
Rebiya Kadeer is a born leader; courageous, strong, honest,full of faith and persistant. I find myself looking through the news for updates on Uyghur people.Published on February 20, 2011 by Babs
This memoire takes the reader on a fascinating trip through a woman's event filled life revealing the courage of the people of her family and her unique experiences in a remote... Read morePublished on February 4, 2011 by Nina S. Broyles
THIS STORY SHOWS US HOW PERSISTENCE, BELIEF IN YOURSELF AND YOUR RESOURCES CAN OVERCOME ANY OBSTACLE IN LIFE! ONCE AGAIN, AN ENLIGHTENING VIEW OF HOW TO TACKLE LIFE HEAD ON!Published on November 2, 2009 by Kathleen A. Clements
This remarkable story of one woman, whose dignity would not be broken in her struggle with Chinese threats, imprisonment, and abuse, will give every reader an education about... Read morePublished on October 16, 2009 by John Sollami
After hearing about Ms. Kadeer on NPR, I picked up the book and could not put it down until I was done reading it. Its by far the best book I've read in a long while. Read morePublished on August 20, 2009 by NanFox