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The road from Damascus

Author: Robin Yassin-Kassab
Publisher: London : Hamish Hamilton, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"It is summer 2001, and Sami Traifi has gone to Damascus. escaping his fraying marriage and lack of direction - and hoping to find some kind of clarity away from his chaotic London existence. But instead he discovers a forgotten uncle in a gloomy back room and an ugly secret." "On returning to London, things still aren't looking up. As Sami struggles to understand his wife's newly deepened faith, his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Religious fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Yassin-Kassab, Robin.
Road from Damascus.
London : Hamish Hamilton, 2008
(OCoLC)648808102
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Yassin-Kassab
ISBN: 9780241144091 0241144094
OCLC Number: 214306231
Awards: Short-listed for Glen Dimplex New Writers Award 2008 (UK)
Description: ix, 348 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Robin Yassin-Kassab.

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Set against a powerfully-evoked backdrop of multi-ethnic, multi-faith London, this book explores themes such as love, faith and hope, and our need to believe in something bigger than ourselves,  Read more...

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