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Ossyane, a young Lebanese man and his Jewish wife Clara return to live in Haifa after World War II. Just as war breaks out in the new-born state of Israel, Ossayne is forced to go to Beirut. The border with Israel closes behind him and he becomes separated from his wife with tragic consequences.

Synopsis:

The struggles in the Near East in the wake of World War II are brought painfully to life in this luminous novel by the Goncourt Prize winner of 1993.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781860468902
Translator:
Manguel, Alberto
Author:
Manguel, Alberto
Author:
Maalouf, Amin
Publisher:
Harvill Press
Location:
London
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Muslims
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
02-01
Publication Date:
20010731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
7.7 x 5 x 0.54 in 0.31 lb

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