Bitter Roots Tender Shoots: The Uncertain Fate of Afghanistan's WomenBy Sally ArmstrongPenguin Group Canada$32 304 pp.
onfined to subservient roles more often than not, deprived of many and most freedoms, and victims to the most atrocious and unimaginable violence and horror, the common experiences shared by the women of Afghanistan are a uniting force even in the depths of the war-torn country.
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