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Author: Nuruddin Farah
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2000.
Series: Penguin book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Somali youth is torn between duty to family and country. On the one hand Askar, an orphan, should look after his foster mother, on the other he wants to be a man and emulate his father who died fighting the Ethiopians. By an English-speaking Somali writer, author of Secrets.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nuruddin Farah
ISBN: 0140296433 9780140296433 1559704853 9781559704854
OCLC Number: 45383410
Notes: "Printed ... by Arcade Publishing, Inc. 1999. Reprinted by arrangement with Arcade Publishing Inc."--Title page verso.
Contains a Penguin reader's guide to The blood in the sun trilogy at end of book.
Description: 259, 16 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Penguin book.
Responsibility: Nuruddin Farah.

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A Somali youth is torn between duty to family and country. On the one hand Askar, an orphan, should look after his foster mother, on the other he wants to be a man and emulate his father who died fighting the Ethiopians. By an English-speaking Somali writer, author of Secrets.

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