The Resource A road to Damascus, Meedo Taha

A road to Damascus, Meedo Taha

Label
A road to Damascus
Title
A road to Damascus
Statement of responsibility
Meedo Taha
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A captivating thriller that reveals a family's intergenerational secrets, a nations deepest fears, and an underground world of politics, religion, and society. Beirut at dawn. A bus leaves the Charles Helou station en route to Damascus. Seven passengers are on board, one of whom is a prominent Lebanese politician. Before crossing the border, the bus is accosted and derailed. All seven passengers are gunned down. A botanist studying a rare occurrence of acacias nearby witnesses the horror. While the nation around him plunges into conspiracy theories and chaos, the botanist realizes he holds the only clue to the mystery: his injured Acacia. This sends him on a quest for answers, through a minefield of national fears and family secrets, deep into a private underworld
Summary
As the only witness to an attack on a bus carrying a prominent Lebanese politician, a botanist uses the clues of an injured acacia tree and a victim's last words to try to uncover the truth about the incident
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10651209
Cataloging source
DLC
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Taha, Meedo
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Terrorism
  • Politicians
Target audience
adult
Label
A road to Damascus, Meedo Taha
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1021215657
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781623719920
Lccn
2018004766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1021215657
Label
A road to Damascus, Meedo Taha
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1021215657
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781623719920
Lccn
2018004766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1021215657

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