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The sirens of Baghdad : a novel

Author: Yasmina Khadra
Publisher: London : William Heinemann, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Forced to leave the University of Baghdad when the Americans invade Iraq, a young man from a small desert village returns home, where he witnesses three events that transform him. First, American soldiers at a checkpoint kill the sweet and beloved village idiot. Several days later, an American plane bombs a wedding on the outskirts of the village.
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yasmina Khadra
ISBN: 9780434018017 0434018015 9780434017621 0434017620
OCLC Number: 85829213
Language Note: Translated from the French by John Cullen.
Description: 307 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Yasmina Khadra.

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