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Jasmine and fire

Salma Abdelnour

Jasmine and fire

searching for home in a reborn Lebanon

by Salma Abdelnour

  • 122 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Broadway Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Lebanese Americans,
  • Description and travel,
  • Household Moving,
  • Transnationalism,
  • Homes and haunts,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSalma Abdelnour
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS89.B4 A23 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25140043M
    ISBN 100307885941
    ISBN 109780307885944
    LC Control Number2011050266

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    By Jasmine Isabella This is a book, and a book is a world, and words are seeds in which meanings are curled. Pages of oceans and margins of land are civilizations you hold in the palm of your hand. But look at your world and your life seems to shrink to cities of paper and seas made of ink. City of Heavenly Fire (The Mortal Instruments #6. Get this from a library! Jasmine and fire: a bittersweet year in Beirut. [Salma Abdelnour] -- As Beirut exploded with the bombs and violence of a ruthless civil war in the '80s, a nine-year-old Salma Abdelnour and her family fled Lebanon to start a new life in the States. Ever since then.

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