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ON THE STATE OF EGYPT

By: ALAA AL-ASWANY

Price: $7.50

Publisher: ALFRED A. KNOPF:

Seller ID: IM67902

ISBN: 0307946983

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


"Alaa Al Aswany is among the best writers in the Middle East today, a suitable heir to the mantle worn by Naguib Mahfouz, his great predecessor." -Jay Parini, "The Guardian" (UK) From one of Egypt's most acclaimed novelists, here is a vivid chronicle of Egyptian society, with penetrating analysis of all the most urgent issues--economic stagnation, police brutality, poverty, the harassment of women and of the Christian minority, to name a few--that led to the stunning overthrow of the Mubarak government. Al-Aswany addresses himself to all the questions being asked within Egypt and beyond: w... View more info

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CHICAGO : A NOVEL

By: ALAA AL-ASWANY

Price: $9.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM20515

ISBN: 0061452564

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


The author of the highly acclaimed The Yacoubian Building returns with a story of love, sex, friendship, hatred, and ambition set in Chicago, with a cast of American and Arab characters achingly human in their desires and needs.Egyptian and American lives collide on a college campus in post-9/11 Chicago, and crises of identity abound in this extraordinary and eagerly anticipated new novel from Alaa Al Aswany. Among the players are a sixties-style anti-establishment professor whose relationship with a younger African-American woman becomes a moving target for intolerance; a veiled PhD can... View more info

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Automobile Club of Egypt

By: ALAA AL-ASWANY

Price: $16.15

Publisher: VINTAGE BOOKS (RH):

Seller ID: IM475902

ISBN: 0307947319

Condition: NEW


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