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The Kingdom of Strangers

(1996)
A novel by

 
 
"This mosaic portrayal of its author's native Lebanon besieged by civil war in fact expands into a generalized examination of the chaos and despair suffered by families everywhere during wartime ... (I)n the tale of Widad the Circassian peasant girl who becomes the beloved wife of the wealthy merchant who 'buys' her, (Khoury) creates a stingingly dramatic tale". -- Kirkus Reviews

Genre: Literary Fiction

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Hardback Editions

July 1996 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Kingdom of Strangers
Author(s): Elias Khoury
ISBN: 1-55728-433-4 / 978-1-55728-433-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: University of Arkansas Press
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Paperback Editions

June 1996 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Kingdom of Strangers
Author(s): Elias Khoury, Paula Haydar
ISBN: 1-55728-434-2 / 978-1-55728-434-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: University of Arkansas Press
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