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Repository 
Collection of Adnan Mohammad Hassan, Baghdad, Iraq
Place 
Iraq
Name 
Adnan Mohammad Hasan
Date 
Between 1980 and 1989

Prisoners used a discarded laundry detergent box to create a cover for a notebook. The faces of the women on the cover have been covered by pen scribbling. The notebook contains a handwritten copy of a book that a prisoner wrote before going to prison. In prison, others copied it so they could have their own. The notebook contains a handwritten copy of Iḥyāʾ Ulum al-Dīn by the Imam Abu Ḥāmid al-Ghazālī, part two. The title of the book is written on page 1. The title of the book is different than the content. The author of the book was not actually al-Ghazālī, who was Sunni, but Muhammad Baqr al-Sadr, who was Shiʿi and whose book was banned outside of prison.