Books by Rachid Mimouni

THE HONOR OF THE TRIBE by Rachid Mimouni
Released: July 21, 1992

"Intriguing."
The pious, minuscule, barely noticeable Algerian village of Zitouna, home to not much more than groves of eucalyptus and histories of one group subjugating another (first local bandits named the Roumis, then the French colonizers), finds its existence threatened when one of its own black sheep—a bureaucrat with a shady past, Omar el Mabrouk—is reassigned by the central government in Algiers to become a provincial prefect. Read full book review >