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A Dragonfly in the Sun

An Anthology of Pakistani Writing in English (The Jubilee Series)
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Oxford University Press, USA
Literature - Classics / Criticism, Fiction, English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction / Anthologies (multiple authors), Anthologies (multiple aut
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9723144M
ISBN 100195778480
ISBN 139780195778489
OCLC/WorldCa228383388

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Literary journalist Muneeza Shamsie brings together a retrospective selection of fiction, poetry and drama by over forty Pakistani writers including Tarik Ali, Hanif Qureshi, Bukghana Ahmed and Amir : Muneeza Shamsie.

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