TITLE

Only in London

AUTHOR(S)
Lancaster, Pat
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Middle East;Jul/Aug2001, Issue 314, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the novel 'Only in London,' written by Lebanese novelist and playwright Hanan Al Shaykh. Plot of the novel; Previous works of Al Shaykh; Details of the characters of the novel 'Only in London'; English perception of Arab writers.
ACCESSION #
4842249

 

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