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Chicago : a novel

Author: ʻAlāʼ Aswānī; Farouk Abdel Wahab
Publisher: New York : Harper, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Post-September 11 Chicago becomes the site of a cultural collision of Egyptian and American lives, including a Ph.D. candidate whose traditional upbringing is challenged by her American experiences, and an émigré whose western values are countered by questions about his daughter's honor.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Aswānī, ʻAlāʼ, 1957-
Chicago.
New York : Harper, 2007
(OCoLC)681311722
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: ʻAlāʼ Aswānī; Farouk Abdel Wahab
ISBN: 9780061452567 0061452564
OCLC Number: 191930309
Language Note: Translated from the Arabic.
Notes: Translated from the Arabic.
Description: 342 p. ; 24 cm.
Other Titles: Shīkājū.
Responsibility: Alaa Al Aswany ; translated by Farouk Abdel Wahab.
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Post-September 11 Chicago becomes the site of a cultural collision of Egyptian and American lives, including a Ph.D. candidate whose traditional upbringing is challenged by her American experiences, and an émigré whose western values are countered by questions about his daughter's honor.

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