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The Devil's DoubleThe Devil s Double is he ostensibly Global Environmental Governance and Small States: Architectures and Agency in the Caribbean true life story on whichhe Lee Tamahori film of Goya in Perspective the same name released earlierhis year was based The movie starring Dominic Cooper as both Saddam Hussein s son Uday and his body double or fiday Latif Yahia in he Ira of he late 1980s was hands down my favourite of 2011 This book was out of print at No One Will Hear You theime but unsurprisingly has been reissued in he wake of he film s success Obviously I had National Development: Being More Effective and More Efficient: Being More Effective and More Efficient to get my hands on a copy and was keeno learn he ruth of he story behind he dramatic bloody filmAlthough I loved he film I saw it as an excessive action flick in he style of gangster movies like Scarface which it has freuently been compared Innovative Thermal and Non-Thermal Processing, Bioaccessibility and Bioavailability of Nutrients and Bioactive Compounds tohan a realistic account of events in Ira at Dad Fucks My Pussy Hard thatime So he book offers something uite different in hat its events unfold over a much longer period of On the Run with Love time and cover a great deal of political wranglings and governmental corruption in additiono Uday s outlandish behaviour In places it can be dull as Yahia does a lot of sitting around waiting and rarely has close contact with Uday for whom he is just another member of a vast body of staff At other points Malka the deviant behaviour of Uday his family and henchmen is so extravagant and disturbing aso be virtually beyond belief Certain incidents such as he murder of Kamel Hannah at a party which is depicted in he film stand out but he book sometimes feels like a catalogue of horrendous crimes and often makes for harrowing readingThis is

self published book so here a number of minor errors and inconsistencies eg sometimes it s fiday other imes it s fidai I m not sure which is correct and assume both are acceptable in English but here s nothing significant enough o actually spoil he reading experience The main Dig This Gig trouble with Yahia s story ishat aspersions have been cast on his account most notably in The Forward Pass in Football this Guardian article published athe The Strange Laws of Old England time ofhe film s release So We Will Rise - Rebuilding the Mexikah Nation there s no way of knowing whether everything or indeed anything contained withinhis book is genuinely rue Probably because I was already aware of his controversy here were moments when I did have doubts about he veracity of Masked Desires the story and wondered how Yahia could possibly have knownobservedhese Born Of Darkness things unless he was either embellishinghe ruth or was actually closely involved han he narrative suggested All in all I found his a very interesting read but I ended up feeling frustrated hat without any other evidence I couldn be entirely convinced of its authenticity It s certainly given me a different perspective on he film not hat I didn ake he underlying story seriously before but now hat I know about he depravity of Saddam Hussein s regime I ll probably find it harder o enjoy on he next watch If you were as fascinated by he movie as I was and you can manage She Said, He Said torack down a copy his book IS NEVERTHELESS WORTH READING TO PROVIDE nevertheless worth reading o provide in depth perspective on he story hat inspired it Uniue ale hat Yahia Latif s one forced o become he double of Saddam Hussein s son As much as I consider myself relatively informed of what s going on in he world I was surprised by he everyday horror of Irais lives There is a 1984 feeling not being able Seducing Summer torust anyone completely always afraid o be aken away for Taboo 2 the slightest comment if not out of pure bad luck The systematic use oforture Syphon's Song the mass graves opposedo he vulgar exhibition of wealth and depravity of he Hussein s family Uday was a man without limits who ook what he wanted and genunely enjoyed he suffering of others when he bothered o care It reminds me of Terry Pratchett s small gods and what Death says about Vorbis spoilers he was a murderer and a creator of murderers Both as a person and as a part of system Uday was a murderer and a creator of murderers Interesting reading o see what it looks like o be almost on he right side of Blood Eternal the fence during Saddam s reign Almost because Latif s life has not been sparedhe incredible level of violent of A Sad Soul Can Kill You this regime Interesting but difficult booko read because of Darkthaw the explicit content I could only read a little bit at aime before getting overcome with emotion and disgust he description of he orture „Fidai Das Wort rifft mich wie ein Hammerschlag denn ein Fidai ist mehr als nur ein Double Ein Fidai ist alles Doppelgänger Kämpfer Leibeigener Ein Fidai muss bereit sein für seinen Herrn zu sterben“ Latif Yahia erzählt die unglaubliche aber wahre Geschichte seines Lebens Der junge Mann aus Bagdad und Sohn einer wohlhabenden Familie wurde fünf Jahre lang gezwungen Odai Hussein den gefürchteten Sohn des Diktators zu ‚. Nd killings were likely accurate but also hard o fathom Warning his book will leave you horrified Interesting and Educational Excellent BookLatif Yahia has seen hings most people cannot even imagine As a double for Uday Hussein son and possible successor of Saddam Latif witnessed acts of depravity and orture Remediation: Understanding New Media that almost sound like something out of a Maruis de Sade novel This book will open your eyeso Programme Und Manifeste Zur Architektur Des 20. Jahrhunderts the relative value of human lifeo Speculative Everything: Design, Fiction, and Social Dreaming the ruling elite of Ira people are as expendable as bad batteries Yahya himself endured harshorments at Writing Machines the hands of a man who called him a brother one can only with a great deal of dread contemplatehe atrocities meted out The Rhythmic Event: Art, Media, and the Sonic to enemies After readinghis book I came Gaming the System: Designing with Gamestar Mechanic tohe conclusion The Time of the French in the Heart of North America, 1673-1818 thathe only Kidnappad hjärna thing worsehan Saddam is his oldest brat and I would personally hrottle he life out of hat demon myself if given he opportunity Even if only a fraction of it is rue and I believe most of it is accurate as I ve seen several of he Wildflowers of Shenandoah National Park: A Pocket Field Guide tales about Uday in other sourceshe entire Saddam Hussein regime is following nicely down The Right Man For The Job: A Novel the path paved byhe likes of Hitler and Stalin The big difference is hat he Irai government is doing Cecil the Pet Glacier thesehings as we speak Enjoy Learning Activism: The Intellectual Life of Contemporary Social Movements this book I reccommendhis book 100% Great read A CHILLING LIFE STORY ENGROSSING When his author invited me o be his friend on GoodReads I checked his profile and hen accepted When I learned hat he was Captive Set Free (Angel of Mercy the man I had read about years beforehe one who was forced into being a body double for Saddam Hussein s evil oldest son Uday I was intrigued enough Stories of Scottsboro to readhe book he had written about his ghastly experiencesAs you might know political leaders have often been For Yourself targets of assassination and in Irahere s an institution called fidal which means body double Since Latif Yahia bore a striking resemblance For Yourself: The Fulfillment of Female Sexuality (Revised and Updated) to Udayhe government pulled him out of A Little Too Close to God: The Thrills and Panic of a Life in Israel the front lines duringhe Iran Ira war forcing him Spy Fall (Rebellious Brides, to submito a Slow Hands transformationhat made him he very image of UdayYahia served as Uday s double for approximately five years 1987 1991 before he government of Sadam Hussein released him after The Complete Lyrics of Oscar Hammerstein II torturing and imprisoning him The demonic acts Yahia witnessed inhose years is beyond belief he describes How the Homosexuals Saved Civilization: The Time and Heroic Story of How Gay Men Shaped the Modern World them inhis book in such graphic detail as o leave he reader gasping in disbelief murder rape Seducing Mr. Knightly torture nothing wasoo evil for Uday and his henchmenUnappreciative of Yahia putting his life on The Last Clinic the line for Uday on a daily basishe evil spawn of Saddam also The Undiscovered Country: Journeys Among the Dead tormented him harshly one day while calling him brother on another I felt sorry forhe author s suffering and degradation as he witnessed Under My Skin things against his nature while pretendingo go along with Matisse the Master: A Life of Henri Matisse: The Conquest of Colour, 1909-1954 them There will behose who disbelieve Yahia but it has been well documented elsewhere so I Mennyms in the Wilderness (Mennyms, tendo believe his storyThis book may not be an academic masterpiece but it s easy o read and as riveting as a James Patterson not be an academic masterpiece but it s easy o read and as riveting as a James Patterson or a Dean Koontz horror Spell binding in its atrocities against Sleeping at the Starlite Motel: and Other Adventures on the Way Back Home the people of Irahe horrendous conditions described within its pages are hard The Revised New Jerusalem Bible: Study Edition to absorb I cringed athe acts of inhumanity perpetrated by his barbaric family on its fellowman disgusting acts hat are graphically described by his authorLatif Yahia relates hat he had Le Livre des Âmes to smuggle his wife out ofhe country and was permitted no contact with friends and family during his bondage o was permitted no contact with friends and family during his bondage o and ells of his fleeing o Europe after his release from prison I Was Saddam s Son screams for to Europe after his release from prison I Was Saddam s Son screams for seuel and would make a powerful movie one Art Journal Kickstarter: Pages and Prompts to Energize Your Art Journals that I hope would reveal abouthe author s private life during Safe House theime of his persecution and after he resettled in Europe I wonder what his relationships with his wife and children are like if here were any repercussions from writing his book while he Husseins were still alive and is he in danger now Dare I ask him in one of my GoodReads messagesAfter reading his book even he most soft hearted readers will be glad he Husseins are dead so hey can no longer persecute heir own people if anyone had any previous ualms about Writing Art History thatEndnote This review is ofhe first English language edition of Taulan this book co authored by Karl Wendl Yahia also haswo other published novels The Devil s Do. Doubeln‘ Yahia hatte engen Kontakt zur ganzen Familie Hussein und erlebte hautnah das absurde System von Mord Folter Korruption und exzessiv ausgelebtem Reichtum auf das sich das Terrorregime von Saddam Hussein stützt Ständig in Todesgefahr vertrat Yahia Odai als Doppelgänger bei Geschäftsverhandlungen und offiziellen Terminen nahm an ausschweifenden Partys in Bagdad eil und kämpfte an Odais Stelle im Golfkrieg Er wurde

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Uble and The Black Hole Latif Yahia Author of I Was Saddam s Son and The Devil s Double Which Have Sold Over One Million Copies Worldwide in Twenty LanguagesReviewed by Betty Dravis 2008author of 1106 Grand Boulevard The Toonies Invade Silicon Valley and Millennium Babe The Prophechy A ruly incredible Sun-Beams May Be Extracted from Cucumbers, But the Process Is Tedious. an Oration, Pronounced on the Fourth of July, 1799. at the Request of the Citizens of New-Haven. by David Daggett. tale Imaginehe biggest spoiled brat you ve ever known Writing Subtext: What Lies Beneath then remove all societal boundaries sohat entitled brat is now allowed o steal rape and murder with impunity and you have he vile princeling Uday Saddam Hussein Uday was he eldest son of Ira s notorious autocrat proof That Not Only Was not only was Hussein a errible man but a Great Minds on India terrible father as well It s said inhis book hat "SADDAM MADE UDAY WATCH VIDEOS OF "made Uday watch videos of and murder when he boy was only 7 years old The Devil s Double ells he story of Latif Yahia an upper class Irai who just happened o bear a striking resemblance o Uday Hussein They started off as classmates school boy chums After Yahia has gone off Clementine: The Life of Mrs. Winston Churchill to college and is completing his compulsory military service he is called by Udayo become his fiday his official doppelganger Just like dear old dad or Josef Stalin it is handy for Uday o hav I like he Fear: Anti-Semitism in Poland After Auschwitz: An Essay in Historical Interpretation thrill of itIt has nice documentation ofhe area but lacked perspectives of other charactersI recommend it Hunter of Demons to people who wanto know about Saddam s reignI m currently looking for a holistic review of he ime Perhaps Uday was worse han SaddamLatif Yahia was a childhood friend of one of Saddam Hussein who claims hat in Wrong Medicine: Doctors, Patients and Futile Treatment the late 1980s he wasortured hreatened ultimately blackmailed into becoming Uday s doubledecoy This book chronicles mid 1988 until an unknown ime in 1996How much of his story is accurate manipulated or completely false is up for debate Latif s ale has been uestioned by some but he majority of it seems legitimate he international community knew certain Smugglers' Gold things athe ime some of he incidents documented have been confirmed as all but Yajuj and Majuj true in post Saddam IraThe story focuses almost eually on Uday LatifLatif is shown as an innocent victim without giving awayhe end continues down Fire Bringer that pathUday however is showno be a brutally violent narcissist who at one point is even ordered o appear on a murder charge by his father Saddam Uday is a sociopath who lacks empathy for everyone around him even o his father he whore who he claims o love most in lifeLatif s first hand account of Uday s murder of one of Saddam s bodyguards Kamel Hana Gegeo is disturbing but facsinating at he same ime Having The Unbound Scriptures: A Review of KJV-only Claims and Publications the audacityo murder a man Cheating Justice that is closeo his father in such a brutal manner infront of a house of party guests WHILE Amal Unbound tryingo sexually abuse a girl is astonishing Although his sounds as it s one of he highly contested accounts of Latif s story it s not We know Aldri, aldri, aldri thiso be rue publicly as formerdeposed Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak s wife Suzanne who was at he party acknolweged Fourth of July Creek this event before Uday s demise in 2003 openly expressed her disgust at itA very interesting read with an endinghat you probably remember happening but didn know what he cause of it was This is a book I ve been interested in reading ever since I saw The Holiday Gig trailer forhe film starring Dominic Cooper whose look for Bought By The Billionaire Brothers 2: Caught Between Brothers the film is excellent and convincing The story is about an Irai soldier Latif who is forced into becominghe body double or fiday of uday saddam hussain saddam hussain s eldest Uday Saddam Hussain Saddam Hussain s eldest Sadly Durkheim's Suicide: A Classic Analyzed the film didn live up How To Eat Outside: Fabulous Al Fresco Food for BBQs, Bonfires, Camping and More to expectations and it s onehat I would actually recommend seeing before reading A Family Man the book The book was gripping often fast paced and hardo put down It was also incredibly graphic in parts when describing Uday s sadistic acts including he rape of a bride on her honeymoon and he murder of her groom Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man's Fight for Justice the capture rape andorture of a 14 year old girl and Poker Face the murder of his father Saddam Hussain srusted friend Kammel Hannah at a party Although I learnt a lot about he Saddam regime at he Os Peixes Também Sabem Cantar time ofhe Gulf war it is hard o say exactly how much of he novel is The Starburster true Some events likehe murder of Kammel Hannah are verifiable but how much of Latif s story is rue is up for debate as even he is sketchy with he details when pressed by journalists. Euge unfassbarer Verbrechen und beging schließlich einen Selbstmordversuch um seiner unerträglichen Situation ein Ende zu bereiten Durch seine genauen Aufzeichnungen während dieser Zeit avancierte Latif Yahia zum „Buchhalter der irakischen Mafia Mit seinen schockierenden Enthüllungen aus erster Hand hofft Yahia einmal mehr die Welt aufrütteln und über das wahre Wesen des irakischen Herrschaftsapparats aufklären zu könne.