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Mother land

Author: Dmetri Kakmi
Publisher: London : Eland ; [Chest Springs, PA] : [U.S. Distributor, Dufour Editions], 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Mother Land is a minutely remembered description of a childhood on an Aegean island, marked by the furious opposition of hostile yet neighbouring cultures. It is an account of how a Greek boy born on a Turkish island tries to make sense of the escalating tension between Greek and Turk, Muslim and Christian, mother and father. It shows with chilling clarity how violence begets violence, in even the most unexpected  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Dmetri Kakmi; Dmetri Kakmi
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dmetri Kakmi
ISBN: 9781906011390 1906011397
OCLC Number: 427612817
Notes: Distributor from label on jacket.
"First published in 2008"--Title page verso.
Autobiographical novel.
Description: 230 pages : map ; 24 cm
Contents: Turkey, Gallipoli Peninsula 2002 --
Turkey, Bozcaada (Tenedos) 1969-1971 --
Turkey, Bozcaada (Tenedos) 2002.
Responsibility: Dmetri Kakmi.

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Presents an account of how a Greek boy born on a Turkish island tries to make a sense of the escalating tension between Greek and Turk, Muslim and Christia, mother and father. This book shows how  Read more...

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