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Author Barghūthī, Murīd.
Uniform Title Wulidtu hunāk, wulidtu hunā. English
Title I was born there, I was born here / Mourid Barghouti ; translated from the Arabic by Humphrey Davies.
Published New York : Walker & Co., 2012.
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 Floor4  PJ7816.A682 W8513 2012    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description xiii, 216 p. ; 22 cm.
Note Short stories.
Contents Come closer : foreword / by John Berger -- 1. The Driver Mahmoud -- 2. Father and Son -- 3. The Yasmin Building -- 4. I Was Born There, I Was Born Here -- 5. The Identity Card -- 6. The Ambulance -- 7. Saramago -- 8. The Alhambra -- 9. Things One Would Never Think Of -- 10. The Dawn Visitor -- 11. An Ending Leading to the Beginning? -- -- Glossary.
Summary Documents the introduction of the author's son, Tamim, to their Palestinian family and Tamim's incarceration in the same Cairo prison his father had occupied, in an account that explains the author's decisions and the pain of exile.
Language Translated from Arabic.
Subject Barghūthī, Murīd.
Barghūthī, Murīd -- Political and social views.
Authors, Arab -- 20th century -- Biography.
Genre Biographies.
Related Names Davies, Humphrey T. (Humphrey Taman)
ISBN 9780802779977
OCLC number 756912971