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The wandering border

Jaan Kaplinski

The wandering border

poems

by Jaan Kaplinski

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Published by Copper Canyon Press in Port Townsend .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Jaan Kaplinski ; translated from the Estonian by the author with Sam Hamill and Riina Tamm.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPH666.21.A6 A26 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination70 p. ;
Number of Pages70
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2413306M
ISBN 101556590091, 1556590105
LC Control Number87071141

Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. In 3 libraries. 70 p. ; 24 cm. The wandering border: poems / by Jaan Kaplinski ; translated from the Estonian by the author with Sam Hamill and Riina Tamm.   Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli is published by 4th Estate (£). To order a copy go to or call Free UK p&p over £15, online orders only. Phone.

  Steve Inskeep says Jamil Ahmad's novel The Wandering Falcon presents a compelling picture of the border areas between Pakistan and Afghanistan that otherwise are known mostly for bombs and bullets.   "The Wandering Years" chronicles through sixty-one "bite-sized" chapters those lessons He would teach us through the Israelites' time in the wilderness as recorded in the books of Numbers and Deuteronomy. The book has been formatted for one chapter to be read each day for sixty-one : Kenneth Winter.

They are no longer perceived as barriers but contact zones. So in our society border zones can be seen as no man’s land or inhabited places. Jamil Ahmad is a Pakistani novelist and story writer. He is known for his book “ The Wandering Falcon” which was short listed for Man Asian Literary Prize in   On the Road to Ormskirk I find pavement I have driven before in another state, across a border, across an ocean that divided me from some other place, where I spoke to people in a brick building, about a book I had written, before I knew what writing was, when I kept thinking—then, see, this.


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