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‘House of Stone’: The memoir of the late Anthony Shadid

Just weeks prior to the publishing of "House of Stone," Pulitzer-prize winning New York Times foreign correspondent Anthony Shadid died on February 16th, 2012 of an apparent asthma attack while on a reporting assignment in eastern Syria. Here is an excerpt from his posthumously published memoir.INTRODUCTION: BAYTThe Arabic language evolved slowly across the millennia, leaving little undefined, no
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