Khurūjī-i gharbī : rumān (Book, 2019) [Vassar College]
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Khurūjī-i gharbī  : rumān

خروجي غرب : رمان /
Khurūjī-i gharbī : rumān

Author: محسن حميد ؛ ترجمه ى، راهله مىلانى. ; Mohsin Hamid; Rāhilah Mīlānī
Publisher: انتشارات مرواريد،, Tihrān : Intishārāt-i Murvārīd, 1398 [2019] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : PersianView all editions and formats
Summary:
"In a country teetering on the brink of civil war, two young people meet-- sensual, fiercely independent Nadia and gentle, restrained Saeed. They embark on a furtive love affair, and are soon cloistered in a premature intimacy by the unrest roiling their city. When it explodes, turning familiar streets into a patchwork of checkpoints and bomb blasts, they begin to hear whispers about doors-- doors that can whisk  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: محسن حميد ؛ ترجمه ى، راهله مىلانى. ; Mohsin Hamid; Rāhilah Mīlānī
ISBN: 9789641915843 9641915843
Language Note: In Persian, translated from English.
OCLC Number: 1143764133
Notes: Translation of: Exit west.
Awards: New York Times Best Seller List.
Description: 169 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Exit west.
Responsibility: Muḥsin Ḥamīd ; tarjumah-yi, Rāhilah Mīlānī.

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"In a country teetering on the brink of civil war, two young people meet-- sensual, fiercely independent Nadia and gentle, restrained Saeed. They embark on a furtive love affair, and are soon cloistered in a premature intimacy by the unrest roiling their city. When it explodes, turning familiar streets into a patchwork of checkpoints and bomb blasts, they begin to hear whispers about doors-- doors that can whisk people far away, if perilously and for a price. As the violence escalates, Nadia and Saeed decide that they no longer have a choice. Leaving their homeland and their old lives behind, they find a door and step through. [This book] follows the couple as they emerge into an alien and uncertain future, struggling to hold on to each other, to their past, to the very sense of who they are."--Original English language print book
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