The Resource The stone woman: : a novel, Tariq Ali, (electronic resource)

The stone woman: : a novel, Tariq Ali, (electronic resource)

Label
The stone woman: : a novel
Title
The stone woman:
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Tariq Ali
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of a dying man and a waning empire The Stone Woman has stood on the Sea of Marmara near Istanbul for generations. The ancient pagan icon has become a confessor, allowing people to release their guilt without consequence. Close to the Stone Woman is the family home of Iskander Pasha, a distant descendant of an exiled Ottoman courtier. When the aged Iskander suffers a stroke, his family rushes to his side to hear his last stories. As the dying man revisits his life, a complex family drama emerges, tracing the labored final breaths of an empire in decline. Through the diverse Pasha clan, Tariq Ali reveals sexual intrigue, political unrest, and domestic tension simmering in the ashes of the Ottoman Empire. In the third book of his acclaimed Islam Quintet, Ali draws a nuanced and powerful portrait of the Muslim world
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Ali, Tariq
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
Series statement
Islam quintet
Series volume
book three
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  • Electronic books
  • Turkey
  • Marmara, Sea of (Turkey)
  • Turkey
Target audience
adult
Label
The stone woman: : a novel, Tariq Ali, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11568216
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11568216
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11568216
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The stone woman: : a novel, Tariq Ali, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11568216
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11568216
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11568216
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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