Egyptian Earth (Hardback)
Disponible auprès d'autres vendeursAfficher tous les exemplaires de ce livre
Language: English . Brand New Book. A twelve-year-old boy returns from his school in Cairo to find his village torn by feud and fear. A corrupt official has ordered the peasants to irrigate their fields in five days, instead of the customary ten--a demand that threatens to disrupt the whole life of the village. A schoolmaster. Sheikh Hassouna, urges the villagers to rebel. But it takes many attempts, some disastrous, others comical and touching, before they join forces against their oppressors. N° de réf. du libraire LIB9781846170560
A propos du livre :
Critique: 'A remarkable and often funny book . . . A classic of modern Egyptian literature.' --"The Observer" 'An acknowledged masterpiece of modern Arabic literature.' --"University Press Book News" 'This is a classic novel, an achievement in fiction.' --R"ace & Class" 'Egyptian Earth deserves renewed attention as a compelling contribution to international literature.' --"In These Times"
Titre : Egyptian Earth (Hardback)
Éditeur : F A Thorpe (Publishers), United Kingdom
Date d'édition : 2014
Reliure : Hardback
Etat du livre : New
Edition : Large Print edition.
Modes de paiement
Modes de paiement acceptés par le vendeur
The Book Depository US
Vendeur AbeBooks depuis 10 septembre 2013
Evaluation du vendeur
All books are shipped in New condition promptly, we are happy to accept returns up to 30 days from purchase. Orders usually ship within 1-2 business days. Domestic Shipments are sent by Royal Mail, and International by Priority Airmail. We are happy to accept returns up to 30 days from purchase. Please contact the seller directly if you wish to return an order. Name of business : The Book Depository Ltd Form of legal entity : A Limited Company Business address: The Book Depository, 60 Holborn Vi...[Pour plus d'information]
Conditions de livraison :
Orders usually ship within 1-2 business days. Domestic Shipments are sent by Royal Mail, and International by Priority Airmail. We are happy to accept returns up to 30 days from purchase. Please contact the seller directly if you wish to return an order.
Description de la librairie : Book Depository is an international bookseller. We ship our books to over 100 countries around the globe and we are always looking to add more countries to the list. We really, really love books and offer millions of titles, currently over 10 million of them, with this figure increasing daily. Living by our motto, 'Bookseller to the World', we focus on offering as many titles as possible to as many customers as possible. Most of our titles are dispatched within 2 business days of your order. Apart from publishers, distributors and wholesalers, we even list and supply books from other retailers! We hope you enjoy our selection and discover your new favorite book.