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World Book Club

BBC World Service

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The world's great authors discuss their best-known novel.

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WBC: Alaa Al-Aswaany

November 7th, 2009

Episode 249 of 347 episodes

Egyptian writer Alaa Al-Aswaany discusses his best-selling novel, The Yacoubian Building, a moving study of politics and power in downtown Cairo.

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