Season of Migration to the North

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I read about this book and had to track it down through interlibrary loan. I had high hopes; at times I wasn't disappointed, but at the end, I was. Actually the story of two men both born in the Sudan ... Read full review

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I enjoyed the first half of this book quite a lot. Two men, of different generations, living in the same Sudanese town. Each has traveled and spent time in England for education and work. Each has ... Read full review

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TAYEB SALIH was born in the Northern Province of the Sudan in 1929 and studied at Khartoum and London Universities. Coming from a background of small farmers and religious teachers, his original intention was to work in agriculture. Except, however, for a brief spell as a school master before coming to England, his working life has been in broadcasting and he has been Head of Drama in the B.B.C.'s Arabic Service.

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