A Lake Beyond the Wind: A Novel
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A novel about the most catastrophic year in Palestinian history. Yakhlif tenderly gathers all the town folk, the soldiers of the beleaguered army, the animals and the natural world into his tale, which makes it all the more powerful a lament for a world that is no more.
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This book takes the centerpiece of the Palestinian tragedy -- the Nakba, or catastrophe, that was the founding of the state of Israel and destruction of Palestinian society -- and renders it into a ... Read full review