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No one sleeps in Alexandria

Ibrahim Abd al-Majid

No one sleeps in Alexandria

by Ibrahim Abd al-Majid

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Published by American University in Cairo Press in Cairo, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Muslims -- Egypt -- Fiction.,
  • Copts -- Egypt -- Fiction.,
  • Friendship -- Fiction.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Egypt -- Alexandria -- Fiction.,
  • Alexandria (Egypt) -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    First published in Arabic as: Lā aḥad yanāmu fī al-Iskandarīyah.

    StatementIbrahim Abdel Meguid ; translated by Farouk Abdel Wahab.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsAbdel Wahab, Farouk.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ7804.M323 L3213 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination354 p. ;
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21528070M
    ISBN 109774249615
    ISBN 109789774249617

      No One Sleeps in Alexandria, by Ibrahim Abdel Meguid, is set in Alexandria during World War II. At the novel’s center is a friendship between Sheikh Magd al-Din, a devout Muslim with peasant roots in northern Egypt, and Dimyan, a Copt with roots in southern Egypt. He published his first novel around the same time. Among his best known works are Birds of Amber, No One Sleeps in Alexandria and The Other Place. These have been translated into English and French. Abdel Meguid won the inaugural Naguib Mahfouz Medal for The Other Place.

    Further Details Title: No One Sleeps In Alexandria: A Modern Arabic Novel Catalogue Number: Barcode: Format: BOOK Condition: New.   The renowned poetry of Constantine P. Cavafy has shaped Alexandria’s literary image and aura. Ibrahim Abdelmeguid is perhaps Egypt’s best-known Alexandria-focused author (read his No One Sleeps in Alexandria, for instance, trans. Farouk Abdel Wahab), although Naguib Mahfouz’s Miramar may the best-known book set in the city. Other major.

      مادلين طبر Madlen Tabar in TV series NO ONE SLEEPS IN ALEXANDRIA Madlen Tabar at tv series Zezenia (One scene of Eps 4) مادلين طبر - Duration: Clement of Alexandria: The Instructor, Book 2 (translation Roberts-Donaldson). On Early Christian Writings. Home > Church Fathers > Clement of Alexandria > Text. For as no sensible man ever thinks it requisite to shut his eyes before going to sleep, so neither can any one rightly wish reason to be absent from the festive board, or can well.


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No One Sleeps in Alexandria adds an authentically Egyptian vision of Alexandria to the many literary―but mainly Western―Alexandrias we know already: it may be the same space in which Cavafy, Forster, and Durrell move but it is certainly not the same world.

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“an antidote to the mythical Alexandria of Lawrence Durrell”—Lonely Planet. No One Sleeps in Alexandria Book Description: This sweeping novel depicts the intertwined lives of an assortment of Egyptians—Muslims and Copts, northerners and southerners, men and women—as they begin to settle in Egypt’s great second city, and explores how the Second World War, starting in supposedly faraway Europe, comes crashing down on them, affecting.

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/5(2). Throughout, the author captures the cadences of everyday life in the Alexandria of the early s, and boldly explores the often delicate question of religious differences in depth and on more than one level.

No One Sleeps in Alexandria adds an authentically Egyptian vision of Alexandria to the many literary—but mainly Western—Alexandrias. Set in s Alexandria, Egypt, Meguid’s deeply satisfying new novel (after No One Sleeps in Alexandria) chronicles a brief but significant period in the life of Shagara Muhammad ‘Ali.

No One Sleeps in Alexandria adds an authentically Egyptian vision ofAlexandria to the many literary--but mainly Western--Alexandrias we know already: it may be the same space in which Cavafy, Forster, and Durrell move but it is certainly not the same world.

Read more Read less click to open popover Special offers and product promotions/5(4). Novels set in Alexandria, Egypt. The Modern Novel home page» My Lists home page» Novels set in Alexandria, Egypt. Bahaa Abdelmegid: سانت تيريزا (St Theresa) Ibrahim Abdel-Meguid: لا أحد ينام في الإسكندرية (No One Sleeps in Alexandria) Ibrahim Abdel-Meguid: بيت الياسمين [The House of Jasmine] (note French translation La Maison aux jasmins).

No One Sleeps in Alexandria by Ibrahim Abdel Meguid,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). The book starts with Hitler's planning to attack Poland on one part and bloody clash between two families on the other part of the world. As Germans are moving into Poland, the rest of Europe and eventually Africa a villager, the surviver of the clash, is moving to Alexandria/5(3).

No one has previously argued that, unlike the renowned military centers of the Mediterranean such as Rome, Carthage, and Sparta, Alexandria was a city of the mind. In a brief section on the great conqueror and founder Alexander, we learn that he himself was a student of Aristotle.

"No one sleeps in Alexandria". The trilogy aims to observe changes that occurred in the once cosmopolitan city of Alexandria in almost 50 years, in an attempt to monitor the changes that happened in the Egyptian political and social status during this critical period of time, starting by WW2 in this novel "No One Sleeps in Alex".

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عبد الوهاب، فاروق.; Ibrāhīm ʻAbd al-Majīd; Farouk Abdel Wahab. As in his earlier novel, No One Sleeps in Alexandria, Ibrahim Abdel Meguid here combines historical fact with fiction, and the mundane with the fantastical, to weave an engrossing, multilayered story of stories.No One Sleeps in Alexandria book by إبراهيم عبد المجيد Buy a cheap copy of No One Sleeps in Alexandria book by إبراهيم عبد المجيد.

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