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Life Is More Beautiful than Paradise

Khaled al-Berry 
Translated by Humphrey Davies

In 1986, when this autobiography opens, the author is a typical fourteen-year-old boy in Asyut in Upper Egypt...


May2016
192pp.
15X23 cm
$19.95 - LE100
ISBN 9789774168062
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The Diaries of Waguih Ghali An Egyptian Writer in the Swinging SixtiesVolume 1: 1964–66 Edited by May Hawas
Including an interview with by Diana Athill
ISBN 9789774167805
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Mapping My Return A Palestinian Memoir Salman Abu Sitta
ISBN 9789774168338
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Gayer-Anderson The Life and Afterlife of the Irish Pasha Louise Foxcroft
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The American University in Cairo, 1919–1987 Lawrence R. Murphy
ISBN 9789774241567
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The Arabian Horse of Egypt Photographs by Nasr Marei
Text by Cynthia Culbertson
Foreword by HRH Princess Alia Bint Al Hussein
ISBN 9789774166655
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The Arabian Horse of Egypt Photographs by Nasr Marei
Text by Cynthia Culbertson
Foreword by HRH Princess Alia Bint Al Hussein
ISBN 9789774163487
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The Arabian Horse of Egypt Photographs by Nasr Marei
Text by Cynthia Culbertson
Foreword by HRH Princess Alia Bint Al Hussein
ISBN 9789774163487
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The Arabian Horse of Egypt Photographs by Nasr Marei
Text by Cynthia Culbertson
Foreword by HRH Princess Alia Bint Al Hussein
ISBN 9789774163487
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French
The Arabian Horse of Egypt Photographs by Nasr Marei
Text by Cynthia Culbertson
Foreword by HRH Princess Alia Bint Al Hussein
ISBN 9789774163487
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Italian
The Black Death in Egypt and England A Comparative Study Stuart J. Borsch
ISBN 9789774249204
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The Cotton Plantation Remembered An Egyptian Family Story Mona Abaza
ISBN 9789774165719
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The Diaries of Waguih Ghali An Egyptian Writer in the Swinging SixtiesVolume 1: 1964–66 Edited by May Hawas
Including an interview with by Diana Athill
ISBN 9789774167805
Hardbound
The Forster–Cavafy Letters Friends at a Slight Angle Edited by Peter Jeffreys
ISBN 9789774162572
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The Great Belzoni The Circus Strongman who Discovered Egypt’s Ancient Treasures Stanley Mayes
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The Hashemites The Dream of Arabia Robert McNamara
ISBN 9789774163272
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The Last Khedive of Egypt The Memoirs of Abbas Hilmi II Abbas Hilmi
Translated and edited by Amira Sonbol
ISBN 9789774249945
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