WorldCat Identities

Jayyusi, May

Overview
Works: 9 works in 36 publications in 3 languages and 1,183 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Translator, Author
Classifications: PJ7842.U54, 892.736
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by May Jayyusi
A lake beyond the wind : a novel by Yaḥyá Yakhlif( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Palestinian novel on the 1948 Arab-Israeli War in which Arabs tried unsuccessfully to crush the newly independent state of Israel. It is told through the eyes of the Arab inhabitants of a Palestinian village
The bleeding of the stone by Ibrāhīm Kūnī( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moufflon, a wild sheep prized for its meat, continues to survive in the remote mountain desert of southern Libya. Only Asouf, a lone bedouin who cherishes the desert and identifies with its creatures, knows exactly where it is to be found. Now he and the moufflon together come under threat from hunters who have already slaughtered the once numerous desert gazelles. The novel combines pertinent ecological issues with a moving portrayal of traditional desert life and of the power of the human spirit to resist
Prairies of fever : a novel by Ibrāhīm Naṣr Allāh( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Muhammad Hammad is a young teacher hired, like hundreds of others from all over the Arab world, to teach in a remote part of the Arabian Peninsula. This novel recounts his harrowing struggle to retain any sense of identity in the bleak and alienating places he finds himself in
All that's left to you : a novella and other stories by Ghassān Kanafānī( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fan of swords : poems by Muḥammad Māghūṭ( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

al-Taḥarrur, al-taḥawwul al-dīmuqrāṭī, wa-bināʼ al-dawlah fī al-ʻālam al-thālith : waqāʼiʻ muʼtamar Muwāṭin al-munʻaqid fī Rām Allāh 7-8 Tishrīn Thānī 1997( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in Arabic and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liberation, democratization, and transitions to statehood in the Third World
Liberation, democratization, and transitions to statehood in the Third World : proceedings of the conference organized by Muwatin, 7-8 November 1997, Ramallah by al-Mu'Assasah al-Filastiniyyah Li-Dirasat al-Dimuqratiyyah. Mu'Tamar Muwatin( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hostage : a novel by Zayd Muṭīʻ Dammāj( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Yemen, a boy is taken hostage to assure the loyalty of his clan. He is made a houseboy in the imam's palace and falls in love with his daughter. The novel is set in the 1940s
Postmodernism by May Jayyusi( )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.46 (from 0.36 for A lake bey ... to 0.81 for Liberation ...)

A lake beyond the wind : a novel
Alternative Names
Ǧayūsī, Māy

Ǧayyūsī, Māy

Ǧuyūsī, Māy

Ǧuyyūsī, Māy

Jayyusi, May

Jayyūsī, Mayy

جيزسي، مي

مي الجيوسي

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The bleeding of the stonePrairies of fever : a novelAll that's left to you : a novella and other storiesThe hostage : a novel