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Publisher — Steerforth Press
Date Published — June 10, 2019
ISBN — 9781939810137

The Children of the Ghetto

Elias Khoury

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Publisher — Steerforth Press
Date Published — June 10, 2019
ISBN — 9781939810137
A moving story about Palestine's 1948 Exodus by the Arab world's finest living novelist. First in a trilogy.

Long exiled in New York, Palestinian ex-pat Adam Dannoun thought he knew himself. But an encounter with Blind Mahmoud, a father figure from his childhood, changes everything. As he investigates exactly what occurred in 1948 in Lydda, the city of his birth, he gathers stories that speak to his people's bravery, ingenuity, and resolve in the face of unimaginable hardship.