Download or read book A Fort of Nine Towers written by Qais Akbar Omar and published by Macmillan. This book was released on 2014-04-08 with total page 413 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: This memoir from a carpet designer in Kabul describes his childhood before the Mujahedin took over, being kidnapped, camping in caves and his employing neighborhood girls while teaching them literature and science in his secret shop under Taliban rule. 50,000 first printing.