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The Parisian [electronic resource]
The Parisian [electronic resource]
Hammad, Isabella2019
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Random House presents the audiobook edition of The Parisian written by Isabella Hammad, read by Fiona Button.As the First World War shatters families, destroys friendships and kills lovers, a young Palestinian dreamer sets out to find himself.Midhat Kamal picks his way across a fractured world, from the shifting politics of the Middle East to the dinner tables of Montpellier and a newly tumultuous Paris. He discovers that everything is fragile: love turns to loss, friends become enemies and everyone is looking for a place to belong.Isabella Hammad delicately unpicks the tangled politics and personal tragedies of a turbulent era – the Palestinian struggle for independence, the strife of the early twentieth century and the looming shadow of the Second World War. An intensely human story amidst a global conflict, The Parisian is historical fiction with a remarkable contemporary voice.
Imprint:
[Place of publication not identified] : Vintage Digital, 2019
Collation:
1 online resource (1 audio file)
ISBN:
9781473569669
Language:
English
BRN:
3062448
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