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Dreaming of Samarkand (1989) [Novel]
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A fictional account of the spiritual and sexual relationship between bisexual poet James Elroy Flecker and the self-obsessed T.E. Lawrence, and their work for archaeologist and spy D.G. Hogarth before their story develops into one of deception, illness and death -- the partly Jewish Flecker who aided the man who loved Arabs, the supposed enemies of Zion; the Englishman, Lawrence, who went native and supported the Arab cause -- only to help bring about its downfall in the shape of the Balfour Declaration years later.

Original title: Dreaming of Samarkand
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHistoricalAsiaMiddle East
FictionGeneral FictionBohemians & Expatriates

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Dreaming of Samarkand (1989)
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Language: English

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Dreaming of Samarkand (1989)

ISBN: 0688095291

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