The Resource Plague lands and other poems, Fawzi Karim ; versions by Anthony Howell after translations by Abbas Kadhim ; with an introduction by Elena Lappin and an afterword by Marius Kociejowski

Plague lands and other poems, Fawzi Karim ; versions by Anthony Howell after translations by Abbas Kadhim ; with an introduction by Elena Lappin and an afterword by Marius Kociejowski

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Plague lands and other poems
Title
Plague lands and other poems
Statement of responsibility
Fawzi Karim ; versions by Anthony Howell after translations by Abbas Kadhim ; with an introduction by Elena Lappin and an afterword by Marius Kociejowski
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Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
Fawzi Karim is one of the most compelling voices of the exiled generation of Iraqi writers. The first of his poetry to appear in English, this collection includes an elegy for the life of a lost city?a chronicle of a journey into exile, haunted by the deep history of an ancient civilization. Memories of Baghdad's alleys, smoke-filled cafés, and mulberry-shaded squares are recalled with painful intensity. Karim's defiant humanity, rejecting dogma, and argumentative nature underscore his importance during fractured times, and the comprehensive not
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N$T
Dewey number
892.716
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ7842.A695
LC item number
Q3713 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Plague lands and other poems, Fawzi Karim ; versions by Anthony Howell after translations by Abbas Kadhim ; with an introduction by Elena Lappin and an afterword by Marius Kociejowski
Publication
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  • net
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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ocn855534459
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1 online resource (116 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781847779335
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computer
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rdamedia
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illustrations
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  • (OCoLC)855534459
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