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No harvest but a thorn

Shahnon Ahmad

No harvest but a thorn

by Shahnon Ahmad

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Published by Oxford University Press in Kuala Lumpur, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Malayan fiction -- Translations into English.,
  • Fiction in English -- Translations from Malayan.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of "Ranjau sepanjang jalan". Kuala Lumpur, Utusan Malayu, 1966.

    StatementShahnon Ahmad ; translated and introduced by Adibah Amin.
    SeriesOxford in Asia modern authors
    ContributionsAmin, Adibah.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL5069.A/
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii,168p. ;
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21168516M
    ISBN 100196382130

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