March 22, 2008

Mutanabi Book Market is Gone

From today's Winter Solder comes a photo worth a billion words. The words are terrific, too:
Crushed By What We Have Done
Friday, March 21, 2008

Baghdad; February 2008: A man stands in the Mutanabi books market, once a thriving intellectual hangout. Photograph by Ghaith Abdul-Ahad courtesy of the Guardian.

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