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Egyptian earth

Author: ʻAbd al-Raḥmān Sharqāwī
Publisher: London : Saqi, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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First published in 1954, two years after the Egyptian revolution, this novel presents a story set in the 1930s. It has been translated into many languages and also made into a popular film.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: ʻAbd al-Raḥmān Sharqāwī
ISBN: 0863565131 9780863565137
OCLC Number: 57692423
Language Note: Translated from the Arabic.
Description: xi, 251 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Ard.
Responsibility: Abdel Rahman al-Sharqawi ; translated from the Arabic by Desmond Stuart ; foreword by Robin Ostle.

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'A remarkable and often funny book ... A classic of modern Egyptian literature.' The Observer 'An acknowledged masterpiece of modern Arabic literature.' University Press Book News 'Egyptian Earth Read more...

 
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