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In the country of men

Author: Hisham Matar
Publisher: Detroit : Thorndike Press : Thomson/Gale, 2007, ©2006.
Series: Thorndike Press large print core series.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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Nine-year-old Suleiman's normal childhood in Libya in 1979 begins to unravel when his best friend's father is arrested by government agents, his mother's drinking spirals out of control, and he spots his own father--who is supposedly away on business--wearing sunglasses in a busy marketplace.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hisham Matar
ISBN: 9780786296415 0786296410
OCLC Number: 122309036
Description: 349 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print core series.
Responsibility: Hisham Matar.

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Nine-year-old Suleiman's normal childhood in Libya in 1979 begins to unravel when his best friend's father is arrested by government agents, his mother's drinking spirals out of control, and he spots his own father--who is supposedly away on business--wearing sunglasses in a busy marketplace.

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