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Hamid, Mohsin 1971-

Overview
Works: 63 works in 201 publications in 7 languages and 7,491 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Suspense fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author of introduction, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PS3558.A42169, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mohsin Hamid
The reluctant fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid ( Book )
58 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 3,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Changez is living an immigrant's dream of America. At the top of his class at Princeton, he is snapped up by the elite valuation firm of Underwood Samson. He thrives on the energy of New York, and his budding romance with elegant, beautiful Erica promises entry into Manhattan society at the same exalted level once occupied by his own family back in Lahore. But in the wake of September 11, Changez finds his position in his adopted city suddenly overturned and his relationship with Erica eclipsed by the reawakened ghosts of her past. And Changez's own identity is in seismic shift as well, unearthing allegiances more fundamental than money, power, and maybe even love"--P. [4] of cover
How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia by Mohsin Hamid ( Book )
19 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From impoverished rural boy to corporate tycoon, our nameless hero amasses an empire built on that most fluid, and increasingly scarce, of goods: water. Yet his heart remains set on something else: the pretty girl whose star rises along with his, their paths crossing and recrossing, a lifelong affair sparked and snuffed and sparked again by the forces that careen their fates along
Moth smoke by Mohsin Hamid ( Book )
24 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of contemporary Pakistan featuring an adulterous romance between two ultra-rich jet setters. He is a banker and she is the wife of his best friend, and she is escaping the constraints of marriage and motherhood by prowling the city as a journalist
The reluctant fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At a cafe table in Lahore, a bearded Pakistani man converses with a suspicious, and possibly armed, Americn stranger. As dusk deepens to night, he begins the tale that has brought them to this fateful meeting ... Changez is living an immigrant's dream of America. At the top of his class at Princeton, he is snapped up by Underwood Samson, an elite firm that specializes in the "valuation" of companies ripe for acquisition.. He thrives on the energy of New York. But in the wake of September 11, he finds his position in his adopted city suddenly overturned. And Changez's own identity is in seismic shift as well, unearthing allegiances more fundamental than money, power, and perhaps even love
How to get filthy rich in rising Asia by Mohsin Hamid ( )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of a man's journey from impoverished rural boy to corporate tycoon, it borrows from the business self-help books devoured by youths all over 'rising Asia.' It follows its nameless hero to the metropolis where he begins to amass an empire built on that most scarce of goods: water. Yet his heart is set on the pretty girl whose star rises along with his, their paths re-crossing, a lifelong affair sparked and snuffed and sparked again by the forces that careen their fates along
Pereira maintains by Antonio Tabucchi ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the sweltering summer of 1938 in Portugal, a country under the fascist shadow of Spain, a mysterious young man arrives at the doorstep of Dr Pereira. So begins an unlikely alliance that will result in a devastating act of rebellion. This is Pereira's testimony
Moth smoke a novel by Mohsin Hamid ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of contemporary Pakistan featuring an adulterous romance between two ultra-rich jet setters. He is a banker and she is the wife of his best friend, and she is escaping the constraints of marriage and motherhood by prowling the city as a journalist
Bookclub in a Box discusses Mohsin Hamid's novel The reluctant fundamentalist the complete package for readers and leaders by Marilyn Herbert ( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Reluctant Fundamentalist is more than the usual immigrant book of adaptation, struggle, and identity. It is the gripping tale of a young man who comes to America from Pakistan just prior to 9/11. The protagonist, Changez, is a Harvard educated businessman who works for a high-profile company that assesses the economic value of other companies. Changez is very successful in his chosen career, but then September 11 happens and everything changes. The setting is Lahore, Pakistan and the tale is told by one narrator, that of Changez, as he speaks to a nameless and faceless American tourist. The narration takes place in the span of a single evening, in fact, during a single meal, and Hamid manages to swing the reader on a pendulum of conflicting emotions and thoughts. The Bookclub-in-a-Box guide explores a number of important questions: who is this nameless American and why is he in Pakistan; how can one person have equal love for two countries that are at odds with each other in culture and outlook; how does such a person come to terms with his two worlds; and what is the significance of the word ?reluctant? in the novel?s title, The Reluctant Fundamentalist. Every Bookclub-in-a-Box discussion guide also includes complete coverage of the themes and symbols, writing style and interesting background information on the novel and the author
De val van een fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid ( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Dutch and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een jonge Pakistaan begint een succesvolle carrière in New York, maar beseft steeds duidelijker dat hij uit een andere cultuur komt waaruit hij zich niet kan losmaken
Hoe word je stinkend rijk in het nieuwe Azië? by Mohsin Hamid ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in Dutch and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het leven van de wieg tot het graf van een man die een succesvol zakenman probeert te worden in een grote Aziatische stad vol corruptie, geweld, vriendjespolitiek, uitbuiting en armoede
Shahzia Sikander : 51 ways of looking by Shahzia Sikander ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Fundamentalist, der keiner sein wollte : Roman by Mohsin Hamid ( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nero Pakistan by Mohsin Hamid ( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Italian and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La he er cha guan de mo sheng ren by Ha mi ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il fondamentalista riluttante by Mohsin Hamid ( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Italian and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How to get filthy rich in rising Asia a novel by Mohsin Hamid ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The astonishing and riveting tale of a man's journey from impoverished rural boy to corporate tycoon, it steals its shape from the business self-help books devoured by ambitious youths all over "rising Asia." In a sprawling metropolis, its nameless hero begins to amass an empire built on that most fluid, and increasingly scarce, of goods: water. Yet his heart remains set on something else, on the pretty girl whose star rises along with his, their paths crossing and recrossing, a lifelong affair sparked and snuffed and sparked again by the forces that careen their fates along
L'intégriste malgré lui : roman by Mohsin Hamid ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un jeune Pakistanais, bien installé en Amérique, voit l'avenir de façon positive et même prestigieuse, jusqu'au 11 septembre 2001-- [Yvon Allard]
al-UAṣūlī al-mutaraddid : riwāyah by Mohsin Hamid ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in Arabic and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een jonge Pakistaan begint een succesvolle carrière in New York, maar beseft steeds duidelijker dat hij uit een andere cultuur komt waaruit hij zich niet kan losmaken
Lahe'er cha guan de mo sheng ren by Mohsin Hamid ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
So wirst du stinkreich im boomenden Asien : Roman by Mohsin Hamid ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hamid, Muhsin.
Ḥāmid, Muḥsin, 1971-
Mohsin Hamid, 1971-
حامد، محسن، 1971-
ハミッド, モーシン
Languages
English (128)
German (8)
Italian (7)
Dutch (3)
French (2)
Chinese (2)
Arabic (2)
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