Samarkand

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Quartet Books, 1992 - Fiction - 309 pages
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User Review  - otterley - LibraryThing

The story of Omar Khayyam, and of the American who find his manuscript at a time of cultural turmoil in Persia/Iran and loses it again on the Titanic. This feels like a book that people should be ... Read full review

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User Review  - inasrullah64 - LibraryThing

I loved this book. It is one of my all time favorites. The first book I read by Maalouf was the Crusades through Arab Eyes - which in its own right is fantastic. It prompted me to read Samarkand which was glorious. Read full review

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Contents

Book One Poets and Lovers
1
Book Two The Assassins Paradise
85
Book Three The End of the Millenium
157
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