In Pictures: Baghdad book market
Car bonnet sale

The market breaks up in mid-afternoon and people drift away along al-Rasheed street, the main thoroughfare at the end of Mutanabbi Street.

But there is one last chance to browse for books, on the bonnet of a beaten-up car parked in al-Rasheed street with just enough room left for the bookseller to put his stool between the car and the pavement.

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