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Gilgamesh: A New English Version

Gilgamesh

A New English Version

Atria Books (2010)
US$12.99

Gilgamesh is considered one of the masterpieces of world literature, and although previously there...

The Life of Walatta-Petros: A Seventeenth-Century Biography of an African Woman, Concise Edition

The Life of Walatta-Petros

A Seventeenth-Century Biography of an African Woman, Concise Edition

Princeton University Press (2018)
US$13.60

This concise edition of the biography of Walatta-Petros (1672) tells the story of an Ethiopian saint...

Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart: (New Edition)
Infobase Publishing (2009)
US$54.00

"Things Fall Apart", set in Nigeria about a century ago, is widely regarded as Chinua...

Akhenaten: Dweller in Truth A Novel

Akhenaten

Dweller in Truth A Novel

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2008)
US$11.99

From the winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature and author of the Cairo Trilogy, comes Akhenaten...

The Cambridge Introduction to Jean Rhys
Cambridge University Press (2009)
US$19.99

A student-friendly guide to the life, work, context and reception of the author of Wide Sargasso...

In the House of the Interpreter: A Memoir
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2012)
US$8.99

With black-and-white illustrations throughout World-renowned Kenyan novelist, poet, playwright,...

The Mantle Odes: Arabic Praise Poems to the Prophet Muhammad

The Mantle Odes

Arabic Praise Poems to the Prophet Muhammad

Indiana University Press (2010)
US$25.45

Three of the most renowned praise poems to the Prophet, the mantle odes span the arc...

The Universal Tree and the Four Birds
Anqa Publishing (2006)
US$19.99

Through the story of the universal tree, representing the complete human being, and the four birds,...

Derek Walcott
Cambridge University Press (2006)
US$41.50

A comprehensive overview and critical analysis of the Nobel Laureate's fifty-year career.

Arabic Literature to the End of the Umayyad Period
Cambridge University Press (1983)
US$37.99

The History provides an invaluable source of reference of the intellectual, literary and religious...