My Son Tom : The Life and Tragic Death of Tom Hurndal, Paperback Book

My Son Tom : The Life and Tragic Death of Tom Hurndal Paperback



In April 2003, twenty-one-year-old English photojournalism student Tom Hurndall was shot in the head as he was rescuing a Palestinian child in the town of Rafah in the Gaza Strip.

Here is Tom's mother's account of his courageous quest, its tragic end and a devastated family's struggle for justice in a case that made legal history.

It is an elegy for a son, full of loss but also of hope.

Written with honesty, dignity and insight, this moving story of a remarkable young man, a mother's love, and a devoted family gives a human face to a conflict that, directly and indirectly, affects us all.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations, map
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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  • Category: Biography: general
  • ISBN: 9780747592884



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