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The Resource The patience stone, Atiq Rahimi ; translated from the French by Polly McLean ; with an introduction by Khaled Hosseini

The patience stone, Atiq Rahimi ; translated from the French by Polly McLean ; with an introduction by Khaled Hosseini

Label
The patience stone
Title
The patience stone
Statement of responsibility
Atiq Rahimi ; translated from the French by Polly McLean ; with an introduction by Khaled Hosseini
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
A woman prays at her husbands bedside as he lies in a coma with a bullet in his neck. From outside come the sounds of tanks, gunshots, screaming and, most terrifying of all, silence. Inside, her frightened daughters call to her from the hallway. As she tries to keep her husband alive, the woman rages against men, war, culture, God
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Rahimi, Atiq
Dewey number
  • 843.9'2
  • 843.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • Women
  • Women
  • Coma
  • Afghanistan
Label
The patience stone, Atiq Rahimi ; translated from the French by Polly McLean ; with an introduction by Khaled Hosseini
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2010
Control code
9780099539544
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
135 p.
Isbn
9780099539544
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The patience stone, Atiq Rahimi ; translated from the French by Polly McLean ; with an introduction by Khaled Hosseini
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2010
Control code
9780099539544
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
135 p.
Isbn
9780099539544
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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