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Arabian jazz

Author: Diana Abu-Jaber
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace, 1994.
Series: A Harvest book
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Harvest edView all editions and formats
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In Diana Abu-Jaber's "impressive, entertaining" (Chicago Tribune) first novel, a small, poor-white community in upstate New York becomes home to the transplanted Jordanian family of Matussem Ramoud: his grown daughters, Jemorah and Melvina; his sister Fatima; and her husband, Zaeed. The widower Matuseem loves American jazz, kitschy lawn ornaments, and, of course, his daughters.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Abu-Jaber, Diana.
Arabian jazz.
San Diego : Harcourt Brace, 1994
(OCoLC)624461426
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diana Abu-Jaber
ISBN: 0156000482 9780156000482
OCLC Number: 29953274
Description: 374 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: A Harvest book
Responsibility: Diana Abu-Jaber.
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In Diana Abu-Jaber's "impressive, entertaining" (Chicago Tribune) first novel, a small, poor-white community in upstate New York becomes home to the transplanted Jordanian family of Matussem Ramoud: his grown daughters, Jemorah and Melvina; his sister Fatima; and her husband, Zaeed. The widower Matuseem loves American jazz, kitschy lawn ornaments, and, of course, his daughters.

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