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Death and the dervish

Author: Meša Selimović; Bogdan Rakić; Stephen M Dickey
Publisher: Evanston, Ill. : Northwestern University Press, ©1999, ©1996.
Series: Writings from an unbound Europe.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An acclaimed novel by Bosnian writer Mesa Selimovic. It recounts the story of Sheikh Nuruddin, a dervish residing in an Islamic monastery in Sarajevo in the eighteenth century during the Ottoman Turk  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meša Selimović; Bogdan Rakić; Stephen M Dickey
ISBN: 0810112973 9780810112971
OCLC Number: 416202055
Description: xix, 473 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Writings from an unbound Europe.
Responsibility: Meša Selimović ; translated by Bogdan Rakić and Stephen M. Dickey ; introduction by Henry R. Cooper, Jr.

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