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The Resource City gates, Elias Khoury ; translated by Paula Haydar

City gates, Elias Khoury ; translated by Paula Haydar

Label
City gates
Title
City gates
Statement of responsibility
Elias Khoury ; translated by Paula Haydar
Title variation
Gates of the city
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
A stranger arrives at the gates of a city from which everyone appears to have fled. The once besieged and now deserted city is Beirut. City Gates is a fable of displacement and a visionary tale about the consequences of civil war in the Middle East
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Khūrī, Ilyās
Dewey number
892.736
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ7842.H823
LC item number
A6413 2007
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Beirut (Lebanon)
  • Lebanon
  • Middle East
Label
City gates, Elias Khoury ; translated by Paula Haydar
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Abwāb al-madīnah
  • First published in the United States as: Gates of the City by the University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, 1993
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Picador pbk. edition
Extent
104 pages
Isbn
9780312427153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn153578083
  • (OCoLC)153578083
Label
City gates, Elias Khoury ; translated by Paula Haydar
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Abwāb al-madīnah
  • First published in the United States as: Gates of the City by the University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, 1993
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Picador pbk. edition
Extent
104 pages
Isbn
9780312427153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn153578083
  • (OCoLC)153578083

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