On the Booksellers' Street of Baghdad
Written after the March 5, 2007 blast on the booksellers'
street named for Mutanabbi, the great Arab poet (915-65).
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May 2, 2007
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Majid Naficy's books include Muddy Shoes; Father and Son and Modernism and Ideology in Persian Literature. He lives in Los Angeles.
For letters section
The Persian Gulf
A Political and Economic History of Five Port Cities 1500-1730
by Willem Floor