1 A River Dies of Thirst.

Author:Rhodes, Fred
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1 A RIVER DIES OF THIRST (DIARIES)

BY MAHMOUD DARWISH

PUBLISHED BY SAQI

ISBN 9780863566349

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This collection of poems, meditations, fragments and journal entries was Mahmoud Darwish's last volume to be published in Arabic. This River is at once lyrical and philosophical, questioning and wise, full of irony, resistance, and play. Darwish's musings on unrest and loss dwell on love

and humanity; myth and dream are inseparable from truth. Throughout the...

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