RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 147988490 LA Translated from the Arabic. T1 Oranges in the sun : short stories from the Arabian Gulf A1 Akers, Deborah S.,, Bāqādir, Abū Bakr Aḥmad., PB Lynne Rienner Publishers PP Boulder, Colo. YR 2008 SN 9780894108938 089410893X 9780894108693 0894108697 AB The stories in Oranges in the Sun capture a distinctly unique vision of the world, embodying the range of emotional and material concerns of the peoples of the Arab Gulf region. Drawn from the increasingly rich literatures of Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Oman, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Qatar, and Kuwait, the stories also reflect the development of the short-story genre in the region. The introduction to the collection provides historical context, as well as a broad overview of the selections. -- Publisher description.