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The last earth : a Palestinian story

Author: Ramzy Baroud
Publisher: London : Pluto Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Spanning decades and encompassing war, mass exodus, epic migrations and the search for individual and collective identity, The Last Earth tells the story of modern Palestine through the memories of those who have lived it. Ordinary Palestinians have rarely narrated their own history. In this groundbreaking book, acclaimed author Ramzy Baroud draws on dozens of interviews to produce vivid, intimate and beautifully  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Baroud, Ramzy.
Last earth.
London : Pluto Press, 2018
(OCoLC)1001261366
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ramzy Baroud
ISBN: 9781786802873 1786802872
OCLC Number: 1028048594
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 278 pages)
Contents: Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Foreword --
Ilan Pappe; 1. Shit River; 2. Abu Sandal --
The One with the Slippers; 3. Spirit of the Orchard; 4. Death Notice; 5. Jesus of Beit Jala; 6. Letters to Heba; 7. Alive in Gaza; 8. The Last Sky; 9. Dawn; Postscript: Echoes of History; Index
Responsibility: Ramzy Baroud ; With a foreword by Ilan Pappe.

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An evocative history of Palestine, told through the stories of the people who have survived the conflict.  Read more...

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