The Resource The place of stones : a novel, Ali Hosseini

The place of stones : a novel, Ali Hosseini

Label
The place of stones : a novel
Title
The place of stones
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Ali Hosseini
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • per
  • eng
Summary
Haydar and Jamal are best friends, and their families have always made their living from the land in the foothills of Iran's Zagros Mountains. Haydar is a dreamer who searches the hills for an ancient treasure called the Black Globe. Jamal is in love with Haydar's sister, Golandam, and he attempts to accommodate himself to modernization as a way to create a better life for the two of them. The rapacious conversion of farmland to brick factories draws the trio into escalating conflict with the village landlord. As Jamal, Haydar, and their families confront land reform, industrialization, revolution, and war, their lives are pulled forcefully toward the explosive events that will change them all
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hosseini, Ali
Dewey number
891.5533
Illustrations
facsimiles
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Persian
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hosseini, Ali
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iran-Iraq War, 1980-1988
  • Iran
  • Iran
Target audience
adult
Label
The place of stones : a novel, Ali Hosseini
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in Persian by Navid Publications under the title 'Sangriz' in 1997."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9780810135758
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
facsimiles
System control number
  • 404216
  • (HPL)266332
Label
The place of stones : a novel, Ali Hosseini
Publication
Note
"Published in Persian by Navid Publications under the title 'Sangriz' in 1997."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9780810135758
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
facsimiles
System control number
  • 404216
  • (HPL)266332

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