The Son of a Duck is a Floater

The Son of a Duck is a Floater

by Primrose Arnander, Kathryn LAMB, Ashkain SKIPWITH
     
 

To understand a people, acquaint yourself with their proverbs' runs an Arab adage, and here are the books that do just that. The popular Apricots Tomorrow, a selection of sayings from the Gulf region, is joined by sister titles The Son of a Duck is a Floater and the newest book in the series, Unload your own Donkey, which draws on sayings from the Maghreb and

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Overview

To understand a people, acquaint yourself with their proverbs' runs an Arab adage, and here are the books that do just that. The popular Apricots Tomorrow, a selection of sayings from the Gulf region, is joined by sister titles The Son of a Duck is a Floater and the newest book in the series, Unload your own Donkey, which draws on sayings from the Maghreb and Levant. Pairing age-old Arabic sayings with English equivalents, the proverbs highlight the uncanny similarity of inherited wisdom in the East and West.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780905743417
Publisher:
Stacey International
Publication date:
02/22/2001
Pages:
90
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Christopher Arnander - Christopher Arnander spent his career in finance, much of it in the Middle East. He is a Fellow and former Councillor of the Royal College of Music.

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