by Abdi Sheik Abdi
Cover illustration earlier 1993 edition. 2002 cover slightly different.
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Paperback - 80pages Special
Dr. Leisure; ISBN: 1887471308 ; Dimensions (in inches): .2 X 9 X 6
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Dr. Leisure publisher is proud to present three books by Abdi Sheik-Abdi that give the reader some profound insights into the region and its people.
The first is Tales of Punt a collection of eight Somalia folk tales retold by the author. This delightful book will give some insight into the cultural beliefs of many Somalians. To obtain this book from Amazon.com, click here.(Cover illustration 1993 edition. Now available Special 2002 edition.
Tales of Punt is now available in the United Kingdom from Amazon.co.uk
The second book is a novel When A Hyena Laughs. It is the story of a young boy growing up in Somalia in the early 19th century. To obtain this book from Amazon.com, click here (for hard cover) or here (for soft cover).
The third book is Divine Madness, Mohammed Abdulle Hassan (1856-1920). Published in 1992 this book chronicles the life of Mohammed Abdulle Hassan and his influence on the region known as Somalia. Anyone that has read this book can readily understand why the U.S. was doomed to failure when it sent U.S. troops into the region. To obtain this book from Amazon.com, click here (for hard cover) or here (for soft cover).
Divine Madness is now available in the United Kingdom from Amazon.co.uk
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