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ISBN-10: 1590175824

ISBN-13: 9781590175828

Edition: 2012

Authors: Intizar Husain, Frances W. Pritchett, Asif Aslam Farrukhi

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Bastiis the great Pakistani novel, a beautifully written, brilliantly inventive reckoning with the violent history of a country whose turbulence, ambitions, and uncertainties increasingly concern the whole world. In Urdu,bastimeans any space, from the most intimate to the most universal, in which groups of people come together to try to live together, and the universal question at the heart of the book is how to constitute a common world. What brings people together? What tears them apart? “When the world was still all new, when the sky was fresh and the earth not yet soiled, when trees breathed through centuries and ages spoke around in the voices of birds, how astonished he was that…    
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List price: $18.95
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: New York Review of Books, Incorporated, The
Publication date: 12/26/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 258
Size: 5.00" wide x 8.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English