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The Resource The locust and the bird : my mother's story, Hanan al-Shaykh ; translated from the Arabic by Roger Allen

The locust and the bird : my mother's story, Hanan al-Shaykh ; translated from the Arabic by Roger Allen

Label
The locust and the bird : my mother's story
Title
The locust and the bird
Title remainder
my mother's story
Statement of responsibility
Hanan al-Shaykh ; translated from the Arabic by Roger Allen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DWP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shaykh, Ḥanān
Dewey number
  • 892.7/8609
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ7862.H356
LC item number
Z8713 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sirḥān, Kāmilah
  • Muslim women
  • Shaykh, Ḥanān
  • Beirut (Lebanon)
Label
The locust and the bird : my mother's story, Hanan al-Shaykh ; translated from the Arabic by Roger Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the author's recordings of her illiterate mother's narration of different stages of her life
  • "This translation originally published in Great Britain by Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, London"--T.p. verso
Control code
ocn431299854
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
302 p.
Isbn
9780307378200
Lccn
2008054683
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The locust and the bird : my mother's story, Hanan al-Shaykh ; translated from the Arabic by Roger Allen
Publication
Note
  • Based on the author's recordings of her illiterate mother's narration of different stages of her life
  • "This translation originally published in Great Britain by Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, London"--T.p. verso
Control code
ocn431299854
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
302 p.
Isbn
9780307378200
Lccn
2008054683
Other physical details
ill.

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