Book Reviews of The Yacoubian Building

The Yacoubian Building
The Yacoubian Building
Author: Alaa Al Aswany
ISBN-13: 9789774248627
ISBN-10: 9774248627
Publication Date: 3/1/2005
Pages: 262
Rating:
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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3.5 stars, based on 2 ratings
Publisher: American University in Cairo Press
Book Type: Hardcover
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A tremendous insight into the complexities and passion of life in modern Cairo.
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Disparate lives led by the residents of an apartment building in modern Cairo. It caused a scandal when it was first publlished in Egypt and has now been made into a movie. A great read and a primer on modern Egyptian urban society.
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An interesting insight into Egyptian life.