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Author: J -M G Le Clézio; C Dickson
Publisher: Boston : David R. Godine, 2009.
Series: Verba Mundi, 15.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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After being driven from their land by French colonial soldiers in 1909, Nour and his people, "the blue men" must search for a haven out of the desert that will shelter them. Interspersed with the story of Nour is the contemporary story of Lalla, a descendent of the blue men, who lives in Morocco and tries to stay true to the blood of her ancestors while experiencing life as a modern immigrant.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J -M G Le Clézio; C Dickson
ISBN: 9781567923865 1567923860 9781567923872 1567923879
OCLC Number: 301798206
Notes: Series numbering from jacket.
"Originally published in French in 1980 as Désert"--Title page verso.
Description: 352 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Verba Mundi, 15.
Other Titles: Désert.
Responsibility: J.M.G Le Clézio ; translated from the French by C. Dickson.

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After being driven from their land by French colonial soldiers in 1909, Nour and his people, "the blue men" must search for a haven out of the desert that will shelter them. Interspersed with the story of Nour is the contemporary story of Lalla, a descendent of the blue men, who lives in Morocco and tries to stay true to the blood of her ancestors while experiencing life as a modern immigrant.

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