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A rift in time: travels with my Ottoman uncle


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Raja Shehadeh is the most celebrated Palestinian writer working today. To his surprise, when researching his family history, he discovered a great uncle who had also been a writer entangled with the authorities, and who, like Raja, had dedicated his life to the freedom of the Palestinian people. Najib was a journalist and romantic living in Palestine, then part of the Ottoman Empire. When he voiced his opposition to Ottoman participation in the First World War, a death sentence was put on his head. So he fled, living on the ...

A Rift in Time: Travels with My Ottoman Uncle 2012, OR Books

ISBN-13: 9781935928287

Trade paperback

A Rift in Time: Travels with my Ottoman Uncle 2010, Profile Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781846683305


Trade paperback