Books by Tayeb Salih

BANDARSHAH by Tayeb Salih
Released: Aug. 8, 1996

"Western readers."
Bandarshah ($25.50; Aug. 8, 1996; 126 pp.; 0-7103-0537-0): A strange Sudanese novel, part folk-tale and part explication of the wisdom of The Koran, which describes the effect on an Arab village of a mysterious stranger's appearance on the bank of a nearby river and his fruitful absorption into his savior's culture. Read full book review >