Death and the Dervish (Writings From An Unbound Europe) by Mesa Selimovic,Bogdan Rakic,Stephen M. Dickey PDF

By Mesa Selimovic,Bogdan Rakic,Stephen M. Dickey

ISBN-10: 0810112965

ISBN-13: 9780810112964

ISBN-10: 0810112973

ISBN-13: 9780810112971

Death and the Dervish is an acclaimed novel by Bosnian author Mesa Selimovic. It recounts the tale of Sheikh Nuruddin, a dervish residing in an Islamic monastery in Sarajevo within the eighteenth century in the course of the Ottoman Turk hegemony over the Balkans. whilst his brother is arrested, he needs to descend into the Kafkaesque global of the Turkish gurus in his seek to find what occurred to him. He narrates his tale within the type of an difficult suicide observe, frequently misquoting the Koran. In time, he starts to query his family with society as an entire and, finally, his lifestyles offerings often. highly profitable while released within the 1960s, Death and the Dervish is an enduring classic from twentieth-century Yugoslavia. 

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