The Gardens of Light

by Amin Maalouf

Publisher: Interlink Publishing Group

Written in English
Cover of: The Gardens of Light | Amin Maalouf
Published: Pages: 256 Downloads: 555
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Subjects:

  • Historical fiction,
  • Historical - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Historical

Edition Notes

Interlink World Fiction

ContributionsDorothy S. Blair (Translator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8669508M
ISBN 101566562481
ISBN 109781566562485
OCLC/WorldCa223437799

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