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ISBN: 0747577560 / ISBN-13: 9780747577560

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Early one morning in 1899, in a small town along the coast from Mombasa, Hassanali sets out for the mosque. But that morning he never gets there, for ... Show synopsis

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  • Desertion (Bloomsbury Publishing PLC) – Hardcover (2005)
    by Abdulrazak Gurnah

    Desertion

    Hardcover, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
    2005
    272 pages

    ISBN: 0747577560
    ISBN-13: 9780747577560

    Early one morning in 1899, in a small town along the coast from Mombasa, Hassanali sets out for the mosque. But that morning he never gets there, for out of the desert stumbles an Englishman who collapses at his feet. That man is Martin Pearce - writer, traveller and something of an Orientalist. He is taken to recuperate at the house of a colonial official, Frederick Turner. When he visits Hassanali to thank him for his rescue, he meets his sister Rehana and is immediately fascinated by her beautiful eyes and her air of ... Show more

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