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The Resource Marrakech Noir

Marrakech Noir

Label
Marrakech Noir
Title
Marrakech Noir
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Yassin Adnan
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
k at Marrakech through the eyes of those who know its people and culture well." --Publishers Weekly "Thanks to all of this diversity and difference found in just one place, Marrakech supplies everyone with what they're looking for. The work, as a whole, does a stellar job at showcasing the city's importance, influence, and cultures...Whether you've been to Marrakech or not, this anthology promises to take you there." --Asymptote Magazine "As Adnan warns in his charming introduction, this is an unusually joy and humor-filled noir collection, although it also has its share of murders, accidents, abuse, and theft." --Arab Lit Akashic Books continues its award-winning series of original noir anthologies, launched in 2004 with Brooklyn Noir. Each book comprises all new stories, each one set in a distinct neighborhood or location within the respective city. North Africa finally enters the Noir Series arena with a finely crafted volume of dark stories, all translated from Arabic, French, and Dutch. Brand-new stories by: Fouad Laroui, Allal Bourqia, Abdelkader Benali, Mohamed Zouhair, Mohamed Achaari, Hanane Derkaoui, Fatiha Morchid, Mahi Binebine, Mohamed Nedali, Halima Zine El Abidine, My Seddik Rabbaj, Yassin Adnan, Karima Nadir, Taha Adnan, and Lahcen Bakour. From the introduction by Yassin Adnan: Despite their variety, these stories remain rooted on Moroccan soil--allowing the contributing authors t
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Summary
Northern Africa finally enters the Noir Series arena with a finely crafted volume of dark stories
Tone
Writing style
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10668029
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Adnan, Yassin
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Series statement
Akashic Books noir series
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Fiction / Mystery & Detective
Target audience
adult
Label
Marrakech Noir
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300008873
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9781617756535
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Marrakech Noir
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300008873
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781617756535
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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