Eric Jonas Swensson


Eric Jonas Swensson is an author, blogger, historian, ordained minister and social media director for nonprofits. He lives north of New York City with his wife and teenage son. A Year in Tyr is a memoir of time spent in Lebanon. His previous work is Kinderbeten: The Origin, Unfolding, and Interpretations of the Silesian Children's Prayer Revival.

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A Year in Tyr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 117,390. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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This is the memoir of an American who spent 2009-2010 with his family in Tyr, Lebanon near the border with Israel. Become an armchair expat as he shares his experiences of anti-American bias and the chances of a war with Israel constantly looming. You will be fascinated to walk through Tyr vicariously, and troubled as you realize what lurks below the surface there also lurks here and everywhere.

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