Escape From Baghdad!

Escape From Baghdad!

Saad Z. Hossain


down on their good fortune black-marketeers, Dagr and Kinza, have inherited a vital prisoner: the previous famous person torturer of Saddam’s lately collapsed Ba’athist regime, Captain Hamid, who provides them untold riches in the event that they smuggle him to Mosul. With the warmth on, they enlist assistance from deepest Hoffman, their accomplice in crime and a U.S. Marine, who undertakes to aid them get away the authorities.

But getting out of Baghdad is not any effortless job. the town is crawling with traps and alive with 5000 years of background. quickly they're embroiled within the look for a serial killer and the mysteries of an historical watch that doesn’t inform time. Hounded via spiritual lovers, crazed librarians, alchemists, distinct components of the previous Iraqi mystery provider, let alone the U.S. military, the abnormal foursome needs to continue to exist lengthy adequate to find the reality. And during this position the place lifestyles is consistently less than siege the reality might be, comfortably, the key to everlasting life.

With a satiric eye firmly solid at the absurdity of human violence, break out from Baghdad beneficial properties various colours of Heller’s Catch-22 and David O'Russell’s 3 Kings whereas doing whatever all-together surprising: giving voice, ribald humor, and a few epic firepower to humans more often than not known as “collateral damage.”

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