A journalist by training, Meline Toumani shocked friends and family by moving to Turkey and embarking on a journey to understand a people and a country she'd been taught were the enemy. The result is "There Was and There Was Not," part political history, part deeply personal memoir.
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- Edward Peck Former Chief of Mission in Baghdad and Former Ambassador to Mauritania; President of Foreign Services International
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