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In search of Fatima; a Palestinian Story

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In search of Fatima: a Palestinian Story by Ghada Karmi. Published by Verso 2002. Hardback with dust jacket. Some marks to page edges. In very good condition.
An intimate and powerful narrative in which the Israel-Palestine conflict is presented, unusually, from the Palestinian side, In Search of Fatima reflects the author's personal experiences of displacement, loss and nostalgia against a backdrop of the major political events which have shaped Middle East conflict. In Search of Fatima is a powerful biographical story, but it is also a book which transcends its author's own experience. It speaks for the millions of people all over the world who have lived suspended between their old and new countries, fitting into neither. An account not of the physical hardship and abuse suffered by many refugees, but rather an exploration of the subtler privations of psychological displacement and loss of identity.

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Author(s):
Karmi G
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21x15x4cm
Edition:
2002 edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1859846947
ISBN-13:
9781859846940
Number of pages:
452
Publisher:
Verso
Title:
In search of Fatima: a Palestinian Story

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In search of Fatima: a Palestinian Story by Ghada Karmi. Published by Verso 2002. Hardback with dust jacket. Some marks to page edges. In very good condition.
An intimate and powerful narrative in which the Israel-Palestine conflict is presented, unusually, from the Palestinian side, In Search of Fatima reflects the author's personal experiences of displacement, loss and nostalgia against a backdrop of the major political events which have shaped Middle East conflict. In Search of Fatima is a powerful biographical story, but it is also a book which transcends its author's own experience. It speaks for the millions of people all over the world who have lived suspended between their old and new countries, fitting into neither. An account not of the physical hardship and abuse suffered by many refugees, but rather an exploration of the subtler privations of psychological displacement and loss of identity.

Author(s):
Karmi G
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21x15x4cm
Edition:
2002 edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1859846947
ISBN-13:
9781859846940
Number of pages:
452
Publisher:
Verso
Title:
In search of Fatima: a Palestinian Story

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