- Marwa al-Sabouni is an architect living in war-torn Homs, Syria
- Her new book, "The Battle for Home: The Vision of a Young Architect in Syria," looks at how Hom's structure led to its downfall, and how architecture help heal the city
(CNN)Marwa al-Sabouni lives on a noisy street near the old part of Homs, one of Syria's most decimated cities. Cars honk outside her door, but destruction is only one street away. Every horizon shows rubble from buildings shattered by the Assad regime's deadly bombing.