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The Beggar: Al Shahad

A novel by

A complex tale of alienation and despair. Unable to achieve psychological renewal in the aftermath of Nasser's revolution, a man sacrifices his work and family to a series of illicit love affairs that intensify his feelings of estrangement. A passionate outcry against irrelevance.

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Genre: General Fiction

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June 1992 : USA Paperback

Title: The Beggar: Al Shahad
Author(s): Naguib Mahfouz
ISBN: 0-86685-151-8 / 978-0-86685-151-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Intl Book Centre
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