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We buried the past

Author: ʻAbd al-Karīm Ghallāb; Roger Allen
Publisher: London : Haus Publishing Ltd, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Abdelkrim Ghallab s postcolonial We Buried the Past, originally published in 1966, was the first breakthrough Moroccan novel written in Arabic instead of French. Newly translated into English, this edition brings Ghallab's most widely read and lauded work to a new audience. Written after the country gained independence, the historical novel follows two generations of al-Tihamis, a well-to-do family residing in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: ʻAbd al-Karīm Ghallāb; Roger Allen
ISBN: 9781910376409 191037640X
OCLC Number: 1080525528
Language Note: Translated from the Arabic.
Description: 313 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Abd al-Karim Ghallab ; translated by Roger Allen.


This pioneering post-colonial novel was the first break-through Moroccan novel to be written in native Moroccan Arabic. The story follows two generations of the al-Tihamis family whose members  Read more...


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