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Published: 01 July 2014

176 Pages

5 x 8 in inches

ISBN: 9789774166426

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Butterfly Wings

An Egyptian Novel

Mohamed Salmawy
Translated by Raphael Cohen

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • First published in Arabic immediately prior to the events of 25 January 2011, it has been celebrated as
  • Salmawy describes the overthrown of the old regime and the occupation of Tahrir Square in this almost prophetic moving love story.
  • By a vocal opposition figure to the Mubarak regime, and a well-known Egyptian writer.

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