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Wolves of the crescent moon : a novel

Author: Yūsuf Muḥaymīd; Anthony Calderbank
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This provocative novel of three men--each with a physical deficit--is a story of almost overpowering sensuality about people who have been denied sensual experience. As their paths converge, they discover the miraculous power of stories to deliver them from the nightmare of their lives.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Yūsuf Muḥaymīd; Anthony Calderbank
ISBN: 9780143113218 0143113216
OCLC Number: 137331339
Description: 180 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: The secret of the sad singing --
The journey of eternal torment --
Official documents --
A long fight --
A body like ripe fruit --
Stolen manhood --
A fight with the guards --
Abused as a child --
Moon passion --
Prisoners of the sand --
The journey of thorny dreams --
Sin and punishment --
Resignation --
The heroism of the wolf.
Other Titles: Fikhākh al-rāʼiḥah.
Responsibility: Yousef Al-Mohaimeed ; translated from the Arabic by Anthony Calderbank.
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This provocative novel of three men--each with a physical deficit--is a story of almost overpowering sensuality about people who have been denied sensual experience. As their paths converge, they discover the miraculous power of stories to deliver them from the nightmare of their lives.

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