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The Resource Transit : a novel, Abdourahman A. Waberi ; translated by David Ball and Nicole Ball

Transit : a novel, Abdourahman A. Waberi ; translated by David Ball and Nicole Ball

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Transit : a novel
Title
Transit
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Abdourahman A. Waberi ; translated by David Ball and Nicole Ball
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Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Waiting at the Paris airport, two immigrants from Djibouti reveal parallel stories of war, child soldiers, arms trafficking, drugs, and hunger. Bashir is recently discharged from the army and wounded, finding himself inside the French Embassy. Harbi, whose wife, Alice, has been killed by the police, is there too-arrested earlier as a political suspect. An embassy official mistakes Bashir for Harbi's son, and as Harbi does not deny it, both will be exiled to France, Alice's home country. This brilliantly shrewd and cynical universal chronicle of war and exile, translated into English for the
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E7B
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Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
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Transit : a novel, Abdourahman A. Waberi ; translated by David Ball and Nicole Ball
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Transit : a novel, Abdourahman A. Waberi ; translated by David Ball and Nicole Ball
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt16gzh67
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Transit A Novel; Prologue; 1: Bashir Binladen; 2: Abdo-Julien; 3: Bashir Binladen; 4: Abdo-Julien; 5: Bashir Binladen; 6: Abdo-Julien; 7: Bashir Binladen; 8: Abdo-Julien; 9: Bashir Binladen; 10: Abdo-Julien; 11: Bashir Binladen; 12: Alice; 13: Bashir Binladen; 14: Abdo-Julien; 15: Bashir Binladen; 16: Awaleh; 17: Abdo-Julien; 18: Bashir Binladen; 19: Abdo-Julien; 20: Alice; 21: Abdo-Julien; 22: Bashir Binladen; 23: Alice; 24: Awaleh; 25: Bashir Binladen; 26: Alice; 27: Abdo-Julien; 28: Awaleh; 29: Bashir Binladen
  • 30: Abdo-Julien31: Alice; 32: Abdo-Julien; 33: Awaleh; 34: Bashir Binladen; 35: Alice; 36: Bashir Binladen; 37: Abdo-Julien; 38: Alice; 39: Bashir Binladen; Glossary
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1 online resource (xv, 143 pages).
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Form of item
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Isbn
9780253006936
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11529116
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remote

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