The Mauritanian (aka Guantanamo Diary)

Author(s): Mohamedou Ould Slahi


Previously published as Guantánamo Diary, this momentous account and international bestseller is soon to be a major motion pictureThe first and only diary written by a Guantánamo detainee during his imprisonment, now with previously censored material restored.Mohamedou Ould Slahi was imprisoned in Guantánamo Bay in 2002.There he suffered the worst of what the prison had to offer, including months of sensory deprivation, torture and sexual assault.In October 2016 he was released without charge.This is his extraordinary story, as inspiring as it is enraging.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781838854171
  • : Canongate Books
  • : Canongate Books
  • : February 2021
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Mohamedou Ould Slahi
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 464