The Resource The blind man's garden, Nadeem Aslam

The blind man's garden, Nadeem Aslam

Label
The blind man's garden
Title
The blind man's garden
Statement of responsibility
Nadeem Aslam
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel set in Pakistan and Afghanistan in the months following 9/11 - a story of war, of one family's losses, and of the simplest, most enduring human impulses. Jeo and Mikal, foster-brothers from a small Pakistani city, secretly enter Afghanistan: not to fight with the Taliban, but to help and care for wounded civilians. But it soon becomes apparent that good intentions can't keep them out of harm's way. From the wilds of Afghanistan to the heart of the family left behind - their blind father, haunted for years by the death of his wife and by the mistakes he may have made in the name of Islam and nationhood; Jeo's steadfast wife and her superstitious mother - Aslam's prose takes us on an extraordinary journey
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
The blind man's garden, Nadeem Aslam
Label
The blind man's garden, Nadeem Aslam
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn815364546
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
409 pages
Isbn
9780571287918
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1663564
  • (OCoLC)815364546

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