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The Return

Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between

by Hisham Matar

Hardcover, 243 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $26 |

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Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between
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The award-winning author of Anatomy of a Disappearance describes his journey home to Libya after a 30-year absence due to his family's political exile and his father's kidnapping in Cairo, and his inextinguishable hopes that his father will be found alive.