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Night of the golden butterfly

Author: Tariq Ali
Publisher: London ; New York : Verso, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Night of the Golden Butterfly concludes the Islam Quintet - Tariq Ali's much lauded series of historical novels, translated into more than a dozen languages, that has been twenty years in the writing. Completing an epic panorama that began in fifteenth-century Moorish Spain, the latest novel moves between the cities of the twenty-first century, from Lahore to London, from Paris to Beijing. The narrator is rung one  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tariq Ali
ISBN: 9781844676118 1844676110 9781844676545 1844676544
OCLC Number: 464579914
Description: 275 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Tariq Ali.

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Part of the "Islam Quintet" series, this novel deals with the Muslim experience in China. It moves between the cities of the twenty-first century, from Lahore to London, from Paris to Beijing.  Read more...

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