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Nights of Musk: Stories from Old Nubia

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This collection of short stories, both poignant and skillfully crafted, bring to life the tragic demise of traditional Nubian life and culture. If the earlier dams that were built across the Nile during the first half of the twentieth century caused increasing numbers of the men to migrate north to Cairo and Alexandria to work as servants, waiters, and doormen, the complet ...more
Hardcover, 126 pages
Published June 1st 2005 by American University in Cairo Press (first published 2005)
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Karim Hikal
تنقلك تلك المجموعة بكل بساطة الى أرض النوبة الجميلة لتعرف ما لا تعرفه عن ناسها وعاداتهم وافراحه واحزانهم
Bernadette
The second story, Nights of Musk - absolutely beautiful, like music it was! But all four stories are beautifully written and share so much about the old Nubian culture.
Nesreen
أربع قصص قصيرة تأخذك إلى أرض النوبة وأهلها وحكاويهم الجميلة والمليئة بالخرافة والخيال والمتعة.
أجمل القصص لي كانت "أديلا يا جدتي" و "ليالي المسك العتيقة".
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