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Ing the audacity to murder a man that is close to his father *In Such A Brutal *such a brutal infront f a house f party guests WHILE trying to sexually abuse a girl is astonishing Although this sounds as it s ne The Cats In Krasinski Square of the highly contested accountsf Latif s story it s not We know this to be true publicly as formerdeposed Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak s wife Suzanne who was at the party acknolweged this event before Uday s demise in 2003 penly expressed her disgust at itA very interesting read with an ending that you probably
*remember happening but didn t know what the cause f it *happening but didn t know what the cause The Green Mountain Boys of it The Devil s Double is thestensibly true life story Proverbios on which the Lee Tamahori filmf the same name released earlier this year was based The movie starring Dominic Cooper as both Saddam Hussein s son Uday and his body double Билет за Транай or fiday Latif Yahia in the Iraf the late 1980s was hands down my favourite Bed of Nails of 2011 This book wasut Curveball: The Remarkable Story of Toni Stone the First Woman to Play Professional Baseball in the Negro League of print at the time but unsurprisingly has been reissued in the wakef the film s success Obviously I had to get my hands Seized Seduced on a copy and was keen to learn the truthf the story behind the dramatic bloody filmAlthough I loved the film I saw it as an excessive action flick in the style Indecency of gangster movies like Scarface which it has freuently been compared to than a realistic accountf events in Ira at that time So the book Lata Mangeshkar offers something uite different in that its events unfoldver a much longer period Pencarrow of time and cover a great dealf political wranglings and governmental corruption in addition to Uday s Frankenstein in Baghdad outlandish behaviour In places it can be dull as Yahia does a lotf sitting around waiting and rarely has close contact with Uday for whom he is just another member Buddy: The First Seeing Eye Dog of a vast bodyf staff At Matematica 7 - 3b: Ciclo Egb other points the deviant behaviourf Uday his family and henchmen is so extravagant and disturbing as to be virtually beyond belief Certain incidents such as the murder f Kamel Hannah at a party which is depicted in the film stand ut but the book sometimes feels like a catalogue Civil-military Relations In Pakistan: From Zufikar Ali Bhutto To Benazir Bhutto of horrendous crimes andften makes for harrowing readingThis is a self published book so there are a number f minor errors and inconsistencies eg sometimes it s fiday ther times it s fidai I m not sure which is correct and assume both are acceptable in English but there s nothing significant enough to actually spoil the reading experience The main trouble with Yahia s story is that aspersions have been cast Over the Top on his account most notably in this Guardian article published at the timef the film s release So there s no way f knowing whether everything r indeed anything contained within this book is genuinely true Probably because I was already aware The Secret Kept from the Italian/My Bought Virgin Wife/Claimed for the Billionaire's Convenience/The Spaniard's Untouched Bride of this controversy there were moments when I did have doubts about the veracityf the story and wondered how Yahia could possibly have knownobserved these things unless he was either embellishing the truth Sikandar or was actually closely involved than the narrative suggested All in all I found this a very interesting read but I ended up feeling frustrated that without anyther evidence I couldn t be entirely convinced Country of its authenticity It s certainly given me a different perspectiven the film not that I didn t take the underlying story seriously before but now that I know about the depravity f Saddam Hussein s regime I ll probably find it harder to enjoy n the next watch If you were as fascinated by the movie as I was and you can manage to track down a copy this book is nevertheless worth reading to provide a in depth perspective Denali Dreams on the story that inspired it A truly incredible tale Imagine the biggest spoiled brat you ve ever known then remove all societal boundaries so that entitled brat is now allowed to steal rape and murder with impunity and you have the vile princeling Uday Saddam Hussein Uday was the eldest sonf Ira s notorious autocrat proof that not Hollywood Renaissance only was Saddam Hussein a terrible man but a terrible father as well It s said in this book that Saddam made Uday watch videosf torture and murder when the boy was El Cura. (Caso de Incesto). only 7 yearsld The Devil s Double tells the story f Latif Yahia an upper class Irai who just happened to bear a striking resemblance to Uday Hussein They started ff as classmates school boy chums After Yahia has gone Impostress off to college and is completing his compulsory military service he is called by Uday to become his fiday hisfficial doppelganger Just like dear Ego, Hunger and Aggression old dadr Josef Stalin it is handy for Uday to have someone who can pretend to be him especially when enemies and assassins are lurking about And the Hussein family had plenty Ritrovarsi of enemies It s anffer that Yahia. 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 Antes Que Anoiteça offiziellen Terminen nahm an ausschweifenden Partys in Bagdad teil und kämpfte an Odais Stelle im Golfkrieg Er wurde A CHILLING LIFE STORY ENGROSSING When this author invited me to be his friendn GoodReads I checked his profile and then accepted When I learned that he was the man I had read about years before the ne who was forced #Into Being A Body Double For Saddam # being a body double for Saddam s evil ldest son Uday I was intrigued enough to read the book he had written about his ghastly experiencesAs you might know political leaders have The Savage Mind often *been targetsf assassination and in Ira there s an institution called fidal which means double Since Latif Yahia bore *targets Fado And Other Stories of assassination and in Ira there an institution called fidal which means body double Since Latif Yahia bore striking resemblance to Uday the government pulled himut f the front lines during the Iran Ira war forcing him to submit to a transformation that made him the very image f UdayYahia served as Uday s double for approximately five years 1987 1991 before the government Gemini of Sadam Hussein released him after torturing and imprisoning him The demonic acts Yahia witnessed in those years is beyond belief he describes them in this book in such graphic detail as to leave the reader gasping in disbelief murder rape torture nothing was too evil for Uday and his henchmenUnappreciativef Yahia putting his life A Terrible Day on the line for Udayn a daily basis the evil spawn Discourse on Voluntary Servitude. Tienne La Botie of Saddam also tormented him harshlyne day while calling him brother Ebano on another I felt sorry for the author s suffering and degradation as he witnessed things against his nature while pretending to go along with them There will be those who disbelieve Yahia but it has been well documented elsewhere so I tend to believe his storyThis book may not be an academic masterpiece but it s easy to read and as riveting as a James Patterson thrillerr a Dean Koontz horror Spell binding in its atrocities against the people La piccola ottantenne che cambiò tutte le regole of Ira the horrendous conditions described within its pages are hard to absorb I cringed at the actsf inhumanity perpetrated by this barbaric family Constable Around the Green on its fellowman disgusting acts that are graphically described by this authorLatif Yahia relates that he had to smuggle his wifeut Lone Star Rising (Texas Rangers, of the country and was permitted no contact with friends and family during his bondage to Uday and tellsf his fleeing to Europe after his release from prison I Was Saddam s Son screams for a seuel and would make a powerful movie Busters First Snow one that I hope would reveal about the author s private life during the timef his persecution and after he resettled in Europe I wonder what his relationships with his wife and children are like if there were any repercussions from writing this book while the Husseins were still alive and is he in danger now Dare I ask him in ne f my GoodReads messagesAfter reading this book even the most soft hearted readers will be glad the Husseins are dead so they can no longer persecute their Thérèse Raquin own people if anyone had any previous ualms about thatEndnote This review isf the first English language edition Women in Therapy of this book co authored by Karl Wendl Yahia also has twother published novels The Devil s Double and The Black Hole Latif Yahia Author Il Poeta 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 2008authorf 1106 Grand Boulevard The Toonies Invade Silicon Valley and Millennium Babe The Prophechy Interesting but difficult book to read because Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Vol. 3 of the explicit content I couldnly read a little bit at a time before getting My Body-Mine overcome with emotion and disgust the descriptionf the torture and killings were likely accurate but also hard to fathom Perhaps Uday was worse than SaddamLatif Yahia was a childhood friend f ne The Noble Guardian of Saddam Hussein who claims that in the late 1980s he was tortured threatened ultimately blackmailed into becoming Uday s doubledecoy This book chronicles mid 1988 until an unknown time in 1996How muchf this story is accurate manipulated Ipso Facto or completely false is up for debate Latif s tale has been uestioned by some but the majorityf it seems legitimate the international community knew certain things at the time some The John Wyndham Omnibus of the incidents documented have been confirmed as all but true in post Saddam IraThe story focuses almost euallyn Uday LatifLatif is shown as an innocent victim without giving away the end continues down that pathUday however is shown to be a brutally violent narcissist who at Sea Chase one point is evenrdered to appear Comandante Che: Guerrilla Soldier, Commander, and Strategist, 1956-1967 on a murder charge by his father Saddam Uday is a sociopath who lacks empathy for everyone around him even to his father the whore who he claims to love most in lifeLatif s first hand accountf Uday s murder f ne MINECRAFT: Crazeballs Memes and Jokes: Unofficial Minecraft Book (Minecraft, Minecraft Secrets, Minecraft Stories, Minecraft Books For Kids, Minecraft Meme Book, Minecraft Comics, Minecraft Xbox) of Saddam s bodyguards Kamel Hana Gegeo is disturbing but facsinating at the same time Hav. „Fidai Das Wort trifft 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 ‚. 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*pain f death He s tortured until he agrees to say yes anyway He is *of death He s tortured until he agrees to say yes anyway He is guarded and watched to make sure he compliesSo begins a life f forced servitude spent in posh imprisonment Yahia is a firsthand witness to many hideous crimes by Uday torture rape murder each disturbing than the last It is a truly bizarre story filled with incredible details so why does it feel so boringThe answer is Latif Yahia It s not that he s a poor writer he was helped by Karl Wendl I just can t get rid Wisp of a Thing of the feeling that he is holding back Perhaps it s the naturef Yahia *s time spent impersonating another person the years self abegnation but ur main protagonist *time spent impersonating another person years f self abegnation but I Was Spock: Leonard Nimoy our main protagonist a cypher I don t blame him He was tortured repeatedly Afterne particularly harsh period Cosa hanno in testa i nostri figli. Apprendimento e memoria nello sviluppo del bambino of torture he says I have been clinging to a threadf hope and promising myself that the nightmare will come to an end But it becomes difficult and the pain The Dawning of a New Age overcomes my will killing the hope within me I no longer have the power to resist I have become a mere tattered ragf a man and surrendered myself to them without a word r a groan I still feel like it s possible that he was a less passive participant in the dark misdeeds perpetrated by Uday s crew Yahia claims to have always been an unwilling witness ff to the side An Entirely Synthetic Fish: How Rainbow Trout Beguiled America and Overran the World of the action morally repelled I don t know if I believe it This is Yahia s story and it seems that he is working hard to make himself appear the innocent victim leavingut any details about active participation Hunter Hunted or peer pressure In a later passage Yahia reproaches himself for never gunning Uday down when he had the chance saying Justne pull Archivio Per Lo Studio Delle Tradizioni Popolari, Volume 13 of the trigger would have been enough But I did nothing So I can t blame thethers we re all cowards caught between fear and the desire to bask in the warmth Ricettario amoroso di una pasticciera in fuga of the regime We love it and hate it eually We revolve in itsrbit We have become puppets manipulated by the regime s wanton fingers I think this is essentially the problem I have with this book a fantastic tale with an unreliable narrator Warning this book will leave you horrified This is a book I ve been interested in reading ever since I saw trailer for the film starring Dominic Cooper whose look for the film is excellent and convincing The story is about an Irai soldier Latif who is forced into becoming the body double Lo strano caso del barista scomparso or fidayf Uday Saddam Hussain Saddam Hussain s eldest son Sadly the film didn t live up to expectations and it s A Part of Speech one that I would actually recommend seeing before reading the book The book was grippingften fast paced and hard to put down It was also incredibly graphic in parts when describing Uday s sadistic acts including the rape Skulduggery Pleasant: The End of the World of a briden her honeymoon and the murder The Year After of her groom the capture rape and torturef a 14 year And Quiet Flows the Don old girl and the murderf his father Saddam Hussain s trusted friend Kammel Hannah at a party Although I learnt a lot about the Saddam regime at the time Sailing Promise: Around the World on a Catamaran of the Gulf war it is hard to say exactly how muchf the novel is true Some events like the murder f Kammel Hannah are verifiable but how much f Latif s story is true is up for debate as even he is sketchy with the details when pressed by journalists Uniue tale that Yahia Latif s Hunter's Moon one forced to become the doublef Saddam Hussein s son As much as I consider myself relatively informed Prince of Lies of what s goingn in the world I was surprised by the everyday horror Slow Dance of Irais lives There is a 1984 feeling not being able to trust anyone completely always afraid to be taken away for the slightest comment if notut L'arcobaleno negli occhi of pure bad luck The systematic usef torture the mass graves Postcards from Vermont: A Social History, 1905-1945 opposed to the vulgar exhibitionf wealth and depravity Fire On The Mountain of the Hussein s family Uday was a man without limits who took what he wanted and genunely enjoyed the sufferingf Polska others when he bothered to care It reminds mef Terry Pratchett s small gods and what Death says about Vorbis spoilers he was a murderer and a creator Sisters of the Revolution: A Feminist Speculative Fiction Anthology of murderers Both as a person and as a partf system Uday was a murderer and a creator A Novel Without Lies of murderers Interesting reading to see what it looks like to be almostn the right side Wyrm of the fence during Saddam s reign Almost because Latif s life has not been spared the incredible levelf violent I Am Ocilla of this regime I like the thrillf itIt has nice documentation Effie: The Passionate Lives of Effie Gray, John Ruskin and Millais of the area but lacked perspectivesf Peppermint Tea other charactersI recommend it to people who want to know about Saddam s reignI m currently looking for a holistic reviewf the time Interesting and Educational Excellent BookLatif Yahia has seen things most people cannot even imagine As a double for Uday Hussei. 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.