A Memoir: Sentenced to Death over a Cup of Water
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Chicago Review Press, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||USD $13.99|
| Book Description: |
In June 2009 a Pakistani mother of five, Asia Bibi, was out picking fruit in the fields. At midday she went to the nearest well, picked up a cup, and took a drink of cool water, and then offered it to another woman. Suddenly, one of her fellow workers cried out that the water belonged to Muslim women and that Bibi—who is Christian—had contaminated it. “Blasphemy!”...