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Author Werfel, Franz, 1890-1945.

Title The forty days of Musa Dagh / Franz Werfel ; based on the translation from the German by Geoffrey Dunlop, revised & expanded by James Reidel, with a preface by Vartan Gregorian.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. Boston : David R. Godine Publisher, 2012.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Fiction  F WERFEL    DUE 12-09-20
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Description xlii, 893 pages ; 22 cm
Note Translation of: Vierzig Tage des Musa Dagh.
Summary A historical novel that tells of a group of five thousand Armenian villagers, led by Gabriel Bagradian, who retreat to the mountain Musa Dagh in 1915 where they struggle for forty days against Turkish troops whose goal is to exterminate the Armenian people.
Subject Armenians -- Turkey -- Fiction.
Persecution -- Turkey -- Fiction.
Musa Dagh, Defense of, Turkey, 1915 -- Fiction.
Armenian massacres, 1915-1923 -- Fiction.
Added Author Werfel, Franz, 1890-1945. Vierzig Tage des Musa Dagh. English.
Dunlop, Geoffrey, 1894-1947.
Reidel, James.
ISBN 9781567924077 (pbk.)
1567924077 (pbk.)
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