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The book of collateral damage

Author: Sinan Antoon
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2019] ©2019
Series: Margellos world republic of letters book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sinan Antoon returns to the Iraq war in a poetic and provocative tribute to reclaiming memory Widely-celebrated author Sinan Antoon's fourth and most sophisticated novel follows Nameer, a young Iraqi scholar earning his doctorate at Harvard, who is hired by filmmakers to help document the devastation of the 2003 invasion of Iraq. During the excursion, Nameer ventures to al-Mutanabbi street in Baghdad, famed for its  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Novels
Fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sinan Antoon
ISBN: 0300228945 9780300228946
OCLC Number: 1055261131
Language Note: Translated to English from the Arabic.
Description: 303 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Margellos world republic of letters book.
Other Titles: Fihris.
Responsibility: Sinan Antoon ; translated from the Arabic by Jonathan Wright.

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"An Iraqi scholar finds his New York life interconnected with his homeland's past and present when he encounters an eccentric bookseller in Baghdad."-Tammy Tarng, New York Times Book Review ("Summer Read more...

 
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