New PDF release: The Lanterns of the King of Galilee: A Novel of 18th-Century

By Ibrahim Nasrallah,Nancy Roberts

In eighteenth-century Palestine, at the shorelines of Galilee’s Lake Tiberias, visionary political and army chief Dahir al-Umar al-Zaydani undertakes a trip towards the best objective somebody may perhaps desire to accomplish in his day: the institution of an independent Arab kingdom. to take action he needs to problem the rule of thumb of the best strength on the planet on the time—the Ottoman Empire—while translating the beliefs of human dignity, justice, and spiritual tolerance into concrete day-by-day realities.
In this compelling tale of affection and loss, victory and defeat, loyalty and betrayal, award-winning poet and novelist Ibrahim Nasrallah, writer of the Arabic Booker shortlisted Time of White Horses, once more brings Palestinian heritage alive with a collection of characters and occasions either genuine and purported to trap the essence of a wealthy and dramatic epoch within the turbulent annals of a land that has been fought over for millennia.

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