Staircase of a Thousand Steps

By: Hamilton, Masha

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In the Middle Eastern village of Transjordan, that traces its history back to Abraham, the men gather nightly beneath a tree named Moses' Finger, and the women meet where "the earth breathes. " In this divided place, Faridah posesses transcendent wisdom and a dangerous scorn for tradition. Jammana, granddaughter of a seer and village outsider, struggles between the allure of the ancient world and the tensions of a modern age. Through an ancestral gift, Jammana experiences the memories of those closest to her. But as she unwittingly uncovers the village's secrets - including a forbidden love affair - old grudges move like a slow burn across the fields and ignite.; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Title: Staircase of a Thousand Steps

Author: Hamilton, Masha

Categories: Family,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: E Rutherford, New Jersey, U. S. A., Putnam Pub Group: 2001

ISBN: 039914725X

ISBN 13: 9780399147258

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 001389

Keywords: MIDDLE EAST FICTION FAMILY OLD WORLD HAMILTON,