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Record details

  • ISBN: 0670825379
  • ISBN: 9780670825370
  • Physical Description: 546 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Viking, 1989, c1988.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Angel Gibreel -- Mahound -- Ellowen Deeowen -- Ayesha -- City Visible but Unseen -- Return to Jahilia -- Angel Azraeel -- Parting of the Arabian Sea -- Wonderful Lamp.
Summary, etc.:
A hijacked jumbo jet blows apart high above the English Channel. Two figures, Gibreel and Saladin, are washed up on an English beach. Soon curious changes occur -Gibreel seems to have acquired a halo, while Saladin grows hooves and bumps at his temples.
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Also issued online.
Subject: Survival > Fiction.
East Indians > England > Fiction.
London (England) > Fiction.
Genre: Didactic fiction.