Days of Dust: A Novel by Halim Isber Barakat
Focusing on the interaction of finely portrayed characters from all elements of society, Days of Dust depicts the existential drama of the Six Days War as it was experienced on a personal level. The novel provides a remarkable perspective for comprehending Palestinian uprootedness and a people s unceasing struggle for a homeland. It was first published in Arabic in 1969. This edition includes original drawings by Kamal Boullata.