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The Resource Cities without palms, Tarek Eltayeb ; translated by Kareem James Palmer-Zeid

Cities without palms, Tarek Eltayeb ; translated by Kareem James Palmer-Zeid

Label
Cities without palms
Title
Cities without palms
Statement of responsibility
Tarek Eltayeb ; translated by Kareem James Palmer-Zeid
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
In a desperate attempt to save his mother and two sisters from famine and disease, a young man leaves his native village in Sudan and sets out alone to seek work in the city. This is the beginning of Hamza's long journey. Hunger and destitution lead him ever farther from his home: first from Sudan to Egypt, where the lack of work forces him to join a band of smugglers, and finally from Egypt to Europe-Italy, France, Holland-where he experiences first-hand the harsh world of migrant laborers and the bitter realities of life as an illegal immigrant. Tarek Eltayeb's first novel offers an uncompro
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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Eltayeb, Tarek
Dewey number
492.7
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ7864.A59
LC item number
C58 2009eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Palmer-Zeid, Kareem James
Series statement
Modern Arabic Novels
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  • Arabic fiction
  • Foreign workers
  • Illegal aliens
  • FICTION / General
  • Arabic fiction
  • Foreign workers
  • Illegal aliens
  • Europe
Label
Cities without palms, Tarek Eltayeb ; translated by Kareem James Palmer-Zeid
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
880445254
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (97 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781617974366
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt15m1rfd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880445254
Label
Cities without palms, Tarek Eltayeb ; translated by Kareem James Palmer-Zeid
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
880445254
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (97 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781617974366
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt15m1rfd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880445254

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