Fahim Speaks: A Warrior-Actor's Odyssey from Afghanistan to Hollywood and Back
By Fahim Fazli, By Michael Moffett
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Fahim Fazli is a man of two worlds: Afghanistan, the country of his birth, and America, the nation he adopted and learned to love. He's also a man who escaped oppression, found his
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Fahim Speaks: A Warrior-Actor's Odyssey from Afghanistan to Hollywood and Back
9781480401181
2 April 2013
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"Fahim Speaks gets my highest recommendation-it's a must read. What a TRULY AMERICAN story of perseverance and service!" -Hodge Wood, Gold Medal Winner, Military Writers Society of America"'Afghanista...
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Author Biography

Fahim Fazli was born and raised in Kabul, Afghanistan. He fled the chaos of his homeland in 1983 and eventually came to the United States as a refugee. After moving to California, he worked in a variety of occupations before becoming a member of the Screen Actors Guild in 2003. He left his acting work from 2009 to 2010 to return to Afghanistan as a linguist with the United States Marine Corps. Now residing in California, he and his wife, Amy, have one daughter, Sophia. Michael Moffett is a professor, writer, and reserve Marine Corps infantry officer who served in Operation Desert Storm before returning to active duty with United States Central Command after the 9/11 attacks for the beginning of Operation Enduring Freedom in 2001. LtCol Moffett again returned to active duty with the Marines in 2010 as a field historian for Marine Corps University to document USMC efforts in Afghanistan, again, as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. A native Granite Stater, Professor Moffett teaches at New Hampshire Technical Institute and writes a column for the Weirs Times.