The Resource Cities without palms, Tarek Eltayeb ; translated by Kareem James Palmer-Zeid, (electronic resource/)

Cities without palms, Tarek Eltayeb ; translated by Kareem James Palmer-Zeid, (electronic resource/)

Label
Cities without palms
Title
Cities without palms
Statement of responsibility
Tarek Eltayeb ; translated by Kareem James Palmer-Zeid
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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 Hamzas 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 Eltayebs first novel offers an uncompro
Member of
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
Series statement
Modern Arabic Novels
Label
Cities without palms, Tarek Eltayeb ; translated by Kareem James Palmer-Zeid, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=891175
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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
ocn880445254
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt15m1rfd
Label
Cities without palms, Tarek Eltayeb ; translated by Kareem James Palmer-Zeid, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=891175
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn880445254
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt15m1rfd

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