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The Resource Gate of the sun : Bab al-shams, Elias Khoury ; translated from the Arabic by Humphrey Davies

Gate of the sun : Bab al-shams, Elias Khoury ; translated from the Arabic by Humphrey Davies

Label
Gate of the sun : Bab al-shams
Title
Gate of the sun
Title remainder
Bab al-shams
Statement of responsibility
Elias Khoury ; translated from the Arabic by Humphrey Davies
Title variation
Bab al-shams
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
In a makeshift hospital in a refugee camp on the outskirts of Beirut, Yunis, an aging Palestinian freedom fighter, lies in a coma. His spiritual son Dr Khaleel nurses the older man. Interweaving many true-life tales collected throughout Lebanon and its refugee camps, this saga puts human faces to a political tragedy
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Khūrī, Ilyās,
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Arabic
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Khūrī, Ilyās
  • Davies, Humphrey T.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Palestinian Arabs
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Middle East
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Palestinian Arabs
  • Middle East
Label
Gate of the sun : Bab al-shams, Elias Khoury ; translated from the Arabic by Humphrey Davies
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published with the title Bab al-Shams by Dâr-al-Adâb, Beirut, 1998
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
71890525
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
540 pages
Isbn
9780914671619
Lccn
2005016693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)71890525
Label
Gate of the sun : Bab al-shams, Elias Khoury ; translated from the Arabic by Humphrey Davies
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published with the title Bab al-Shams by Dâr-al-Adâb, Beirut, 1998
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
71890525
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
540 pages
Isbn
9780914671619
Lccn
2005016693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)71890525

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