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Ignorance is the enemy of love

Author: Faarax M J Cawl
Publisher: London : Zed, 1982.
Series: Literature from Third World series.; UNESCO collection of representative works., Africa series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An African love story [that] tells of Calimax, a Dervish who fought against the British, Italians and Ethiopians when they invaded Somalia at the turn of the century... This novel was the first literary publication in the Somali language... It forms a bridge between the traditional and modern cultures of Somalia. While its form is an innovation, its theme is taken from an oral tradition"--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Translations (form)
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Cawl, Faarax M.J., 1937-
Ignorance is the enemy of love.
London : Zed, 1982
(OCoLC)559355259
Online version:
Cawl, Faarax M.J., 1937-
Ignorance is the enemy of love.
London : Zed, 1982
(OCoLC)610161206
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Faarax M J Cawl
ISBN: 090576286X 9780905762869
OCLC Number: 15655045
Language Note: Translation of: Aqoondarro waa u nacab jacayl.
Notes: Translation of: Aqoondarro waa u nacab jacayl.
Description: xx, 104 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Literature from Third World series.; UNESCO collection of representative works., Africa series.
Other Titles: Aqoondarro waa u nacab jacayl.
Responsibility: Faarax M.J. Cawl ; translated from the Somali, with introduction and notes, by B.W. Andrzejewski.

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"An African love story [that] tells of Calimax, a Dervish who fought against the British, Italians and Ethiopians when they invaded Somalia at the turn of the century... This novel was the first literary publication in the Somali language... It forms a bridge between the traditional and modern cultures of Somalia. While its form is an innovation, its theme is taken from an oral tradition"--Back cover.

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Ignorance is the enemy of love

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Ignorance is the Enemy of Love, (1937) entitled in Somali “Aqoondarro waaU nacab jacayl”Faarax M. J. CawlTranslated from the Somali, with Introduction and Notes, by B.W. Andrzejewski. London: Zed books, 1984. Contents1. The Childhood and Youth of Cawrala and Calimaax2. The Voyage by Sailing Ship and...
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