The Resource Celestial bodies : a novel, Jokha Alharthi ; translated from the Arabic by Marilyn Booth

Celestial bodies : a novel, Jokha Alharthi ; translated from the Arabic by Marilyn Booth

Label
Celestial bodies : a novel
Title
Celestial bodies
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jokha Alharthi ; translated from the Arabic by Marilyn Booth
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
"In the village of al-Awafi in Oman, we encounter three sisters: Mayya, who marries after a heartbreak; Asma, who marries from a sense of duty; and Khawla, who chooses to refuse all offers and await a reunion with the man she loves, who has emigrated to Canada. These three women and their families, their losses and loves, unspool ... against a backdrop of a rapidly changing Oman, a country evolving from a traditional, slave-owning society into its complex present"--Publisher marketing
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
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Hārithī, Jūkhah
Dewey number
892.7/37
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ7928.R58
LC item number
C45 2019
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Booth, Marilyn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Families
  • Oman
  • Oman
Label
Celestial bodies : a novel, Jokha Alharthi ; translated from the Arabic by Marilyn Booth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of: Sayyidāt al-qamar
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xi, 243 pages
Isbn
9781948226943
Lccn
2019944448
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • on1104862738
  • (OCoLC)1104862738
Label
Celestial bodies : a novel, Jokha Alharthi ; translated from the Arabic by Marilyn Booth
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of: Sayyidāt al-qamar
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xi, 243 pages
Isbn
9781948226943
Lccn
2019944448
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • on1104862738
  • (OCoLC)1104862738

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