skip to content
Prairies of fever : a novel Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Prairies of fever : a novel

Author: Ibrāhīm Naṣr Allāh; May Jayyusi; Jeremy Reed; Fedwa Malti-Douglas
Publisher: New York : Interlink Books, 1993.
Series: Emerging voices.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Muhammad Hammad is a young teacher hired, like hundreds of others from all over the Arab world, to teach in a remote part of the Arabian Peninsula. This novel recounts his harrowing struggle to retain any sense of identity in the bleak and alienating places he finds himself in.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Psychological fiction
Translations
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Naṣr Allāh, Ibrāhīm.
Prairies of fever.
New York : Interlink Books, 1993
(OCoLC)605968927
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ibrāhīm Naṣr Allāh; May Jayyusi; Jeremy Reed; Fedwa Malti-Douglas
ISBN: 1566561035 9781566561037 156656106X 9781566561068
OCLC Number: 26361296
Language Note: Translated from Arabic.
Notes: Series statement from book jacket.
Description: xii, 155 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Emerging voices.
Other Titles: Barārī al-ḥummā́.
Responsibility: by Ibrahim Nasrallah ; translated from the Arabic by May Jayyusi and Jeremy Reed ; introduction by Fedwa Malti-Douglas.

Abstract:

Muhammad Hammad is a young teacher hired, like hundreds of others from all over the Arab world, to teach in a remote part of the Arabian Peninsula. This novel recounts his harrowing struggle to retain any sense of identity in the bleak and alienating places he finds himself in.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26361296> # Prairies of fever : a novel
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/26361296#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Barārī al-ḥummā́.
    library:oclcnum "26361296" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/30733276#Place/palestina> ; # Palestina.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210372> ; # Saudi Arabia.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1051590> ; # Palestinian Arabs
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/892.736/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/30733276#Topic/palestinian_arabs> ; # Palestinian Arabs
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1207534> ; # Middle East--Palestine.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/30733276#Topic/arabic_fiction_palestine_translations_into_english> ; # Arabic fiction--Palestine--Translations into English
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/30733276#Place/saudi_arabia> ; # Saudi Arabia
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/812274> ; # Arabic fiction
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/15007166> ; # May Jayyusi
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/30733276#Person/reed_jeremy> ; # Jeremy Reed
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/34455866> ; # Fedwa Malti-Douglas
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/49386871> ; # Ibrāhīm Naṣr Allāh
    schema:datePublished "1993" ;
    schema:description "Muhammad Hammad is a young teacher hired, like hundreds of others from all over the Arab world, to teach in a remote part of the Arabian Peninsula. This novel recounts his harrowing struggle to retain any sense of identity in the bleak and alienating places he finds himself in."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/30733276> ; # Barārī al-ḥummā́.
    schema:genre "Translations"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Psychological fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/30733276#Series/emerging_voices> ; # Emerging voices.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/605968927> ;
    schema:name "Prairies of fever : a novel"@en ;
    schema:productID "26361296" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/26361296#PublicationEvent/new_york_interlink_books_1993> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/30733276#Agent/interlink_books> ; # Interlink Books
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781566561068> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781566561037> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/26361296> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/30733276#Agent/interlink_books> # Interlink Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Interlink Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/30733276#Person/reed_jeremy> # Jeremy Reed
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Reed" ;
    schema:givenName "Jeremy" ;
    schema:name "Jeremy Reed" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/30733276#Series/emerging_voices> # Emerging voices.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26361296> ; # Prairies of fever : a novel
    schema:name "Emerging voices." ;
    schema:name "[Emerging voices]" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/30733276#Topic/arabic_fiction_palestine_translations_into_english> # Arabic fiction--Palestine--Translations into English
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007005171> ;
    schema:name "Arabic fiction--Palestine--Translations into English"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1051590> # Palestinian Arabs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Palestinian Arabs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1207534> # Middle East--Palestine.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Middle East--Palestine." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210372> # Saudi Arabia.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Saudi Arabia." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/812274> # Arabic fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Arabic fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/15007166> # May Jayyusi
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Jayyusi" ;
    schema:givenName "May" ;
    schema:name "May Jayyusi" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34455866> # Fedwa Malti-Douglas
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Malti-Douglas" ;
    schema:givenName "Fedwa" ;
    schema:name "Fedwa Malti-Douglas" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/49386871> # Ibrāhīm Naṣr Allāh
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Naṣr Allāh" ;
    schema:givenName "Ibrāhīm" ;
    schema:name "Ibrāhīm Naṣr Allāh" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/30733276> # Barārī al-ḥummā́.
    schema:name "Barārī al-ḥummā́." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781566561037>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1566561035" ;
    schema:isbn "9781566561037" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781566561068>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "156656106X" ;
    schema:isbn "9781566561068" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/605968927>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Prairies of fever." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26361296> ; # Prairies of fever : a novel
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/26361296#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> # Barārī al-ḥummā́.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:inLanguage "ar" ;
    schema:name "Barārī al-ḥummā́." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.