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The locust and the bird : my mother's story / Hanan al-Shaykh ; translated from the Arabic by Roger Allen.

Author/Creator:
Shaykh, Ḥanān.
Standardized title:
Ḥikāyatī sharḥun yaṭūl. English
Edition:
1st American ed.
Publication:
New York : Pantheon Books, c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
302 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects:
Sirḥān, Kāmilah, d. 2001.
Muslim women -- Lebanon -- Biography.
Shaykh, Ḥanān -- Family.
Beirut (Lebanon) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Notes:
Based on the author's recordings of her illiterate mother's narration of different stages of her life.
ISBN:
9780307378200
0307378209