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Taxi - Khamissi, Khaled Al, and Wright, Jonathan (Translated by)
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A best-selling modern masterpiece in the author's home country of Egypt, Taxi consists of fifty-eight fictional monologues with Cairo taxi drivers that have been recreated from the author's own experience, taking the reader on a roller-coaster of emotions as bumpy and noisy as the city's potholed and chaotic streets. Described as an urban sociology, an ethnography, a classic of oral history - and a work of poetry in motion - it tells Herculean tales of the struggle for survival and dignity among Greater Cairo's 80,000 cab ...

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Taxi 2011, Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing, Doha

ISBN-13: 9789992178713

Paperback