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Yaşar Kemal 1922 or 1923-2015

Works: 710 works in 2,897 publications in 19 languages and 12,736 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Interviews  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Other, Editor, Creator, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Honoree, Writer of accompanying material, Performer, Compiler, Scribe, Translator, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PL248.Y275, 894.3533
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Most widely held works about Yaşar Kemal
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Most widely held works by Yaşar Kemal
Memed, my hawk by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

80 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Memed, a peasant turned brigand, fights to save his sweetheart from a forced marriage and to free his Turkish village from tyranny
Iron earth, copper sky by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

81 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman over het moeilijke leven van katoenplukkers uit een dorp in Zuid-Turkije
The undying grass by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

65 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman over het leven van de bewoners van een bergdorp die 's zomers naar het dal trekken om daar te werken in de katoenoogst
They burn the thistles by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

21 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turkey's greatest novelist, Yashar Kemal is an unsurpassed storyteller who brings to life a world of staggering violence and hallucinatory beauty. Kemal's books delve deeply into the entrenched social and historical conflicts that scar the Middle East. At the same time scents and sounds, vistas of mountain and stream and field, rise up from the pages of his books with primitive force. Memed -- introduced in Kemal's legendary first novel, Memed, My Hawk, and a recurrent character in many of his books -- is one of the few truly mythic <U+FB01>gures of modern fiction, a desperado and sometime defender of the oppressed who is condemned to wander in the blood-soaked gray zone between justice and the law. In They Burn the Thistles, one of the finest of Kemal's novels, Memed is on the run. Hunted by his enemies, wounded, at wit's end, he has lost faith in himself and has retreated to ponder the vanity of human wishes. Only a chance encounter with an extraordinarily beautiful and powerful stallion, itself a hunted creature, serves to restore his determination and rouse him to action
The sea-crossed fisherman : a novel by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

55 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A violent chance encounter in a small Turkish fishing village results in a murder, for which Fisherman Selim is unfairly blamed. The story follows the fisherman and the actual villain, Zeynel, who committed the murder and leads a life of crime
The wind from the plain by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

84 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Khalil and his family travel from the Taurus mountains each year to Cukurova region to pick cotton. But this year the landlords of the village took bribes and forced farmers to cultivate in less productive fields
Seagull by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

39 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een dromerige jongen wordt met de harde werkelijkheid geconfronteerd als hij een meeuw met een gebroken vleugel vindt. Verbeten tracht hij het dier van een wisse dood te redden
Anatolian tales by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1983 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of Ararat by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

81 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder in the Ironsmiths Market by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

14 editions published between 1974 and 1980 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salman the Solitary by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of family vengeance in Turkey which begins when a man rescues a baby boy and raises him as his only son. Subsequently his wife gives birth to a boy of their own, his affection shifts and the adopted one revenges himself on father and son
To crush the serpent by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

86 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A staggering, shattering novel from Turkey's greatest novelistSince Halil was shot dead in his own home by his wife Esmé's former suitor, the village has pointed the finger of guilt at the dead man's beautiful widow: she must have arranged the murder. The task of vengeance falls on Esmé's little son, Hassan: year after year he is groomed for it, his devotion to his mother sapped with talk of the unavenged ghost of Halil and his father, doomed to roam the countryisde as a translucent red snake, an insect, a bird. Hassan hears tales against his mother. How long will her innocence protect her?The stark tale of cruelty and vendetta is told in a narrative of relentless tension, reminiscent of Greek tragedy. it is one of Yashar Kemal's most beautiful and haunting novels
Mèmed le Mince by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

118 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 12 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman over een jonge boer die de onderdrukking van de grootgrondvbezitters ontvlucht inde bergen van Anatolie
The birds have also gone by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

55 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is an ancient Turkish tradition which promises a place in paradise to anyone who sets a small bird free. Three boys start up a bird-catching business to enable people to free them in order to secure their place in heaven, but the city-dwellers have become sceptical, and tragedy lies in wait for the boys
The legend of the thousand bulls by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

67 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belletristik : Türkei/Nomaden ; soziale Gerchtigkeit
Anatolischer Reis by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

68 editions published between 1955 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belletristik : Türkei/Anatolien ; Bergbauer - Grossgrundbesitzer - soziale Gerechtigkeit
Meurtre au marché des forgerons by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

52 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fırat Suyu kan akıyor baksana by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

37 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in Turkish and German and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turkish fiction; history; 20th century
MEMED LE FAUCON by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in French and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kleine Memed by Yaşar Kemal( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in Dutch and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Anatolië komt begin van de 20e eeuw een jonge arme boer in opstand tegen de onderdrukking door de grootgrondbezitters
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Salman the Solitary
Alternative Names
šar Kemal'.

G¨o˘gceli, Kemal Sadik 1923-

Giasar Kemal 1922-

Göğceli, Kemal S. 1923-2015

Göğceli, Kemal Sadık

Göğceli, Kemal Sadik 1923-2015

Göğceli, Kemal Sadik Wirklicher Name 1923-2015

Gögceli, Yasar Kemal.

Göğçeli, Yaşar Kemal, 1922-

Göğceli, Yaşar Kemal 1922-2015

Göğceli, Yaşar Kemal, 1922 or 1923-2015

Göğceli, Yaşar Kemal 1923-

Göğceli, Yaşar Kemal 1923-2015

Gökçeli, Kemal Sadık, 1922-

Gökçeli, Kemal Sadık, 1922-2015

Gökçeli, Kemal Sadık, 1922 or 1923-2015

I︠A︡char Kemal,́ 1922-

Jaschar Kemal 1923-

Jaschar Kemal 1923-2015

Kaimaer, ... 1923-2015

Kamāl, Jāšār.

Kamāl, Yašār

Kamāl, Yāšār 1923-

Kamāl, Yāšār 1923-2015

Kamāl, Yāshār, 1922-2015

Kemal', šar.

Kemal, Giasar

Kemal, Gökçeli, 1922-2015

Kemal, Jaschar

Kemal, Jaschar 1923-

Kemal, Jaschar 1923-2015

Kemal, Jasjar

Kemal Sadık, 1922 or 1923-2015

Kemal Sadik Gögceli

Kemal, Yachar.

Kemal, Yachar 1922-...

Kemal, Yachar, 1922-2015

Kemal, Yachar, 1922 or 1923-2015

Kemal, Yachar 1923-

Kemal Yachar 1923-2015

Kemal, Yaşar.

Kemal, Yaşar 1922-

Kemal, Yaşar 1922-2015

Kemal, Yaşar, 1922 or 1923-2015

Kemal, Yaşar 1923-

Kemal, Yaşar 1923-2015

Kemal, Yashar

Kemal, Yashar 1922-

Kemal, Yashar, 1922 or 1923-2015

Kemal, Yashar 1923-

Kemal, Yashar 1923-2015

Kemal, Yashar (Pseud. de Yasa Kemal Gökceli)

Kemal, Yashat, 1922-2015

Sağdikgöçeli, Kemal, 1922 or 1923-2015

Yaar Kamal 1923-

Yaar Kamal 1923-2015

Yachar Kemal.

Yachar Kemal 1922-...

Yachar Kemal, 1922 or 1923-2015

Yachar Kemal 1923-

Yachar Kemal 1923-2015

Yaşar Kamal

Yāšār Kamāl 1923-

Yāšār Kamāl 1923-2015

Yaşar Kemal

Yaşar Kemal 1922-...

Yasar Kemal, 1922-2015

Yasar Kemal 1923-

Yaşar Kemal, 1923-2015

Yaşar Kemal kurdischer Autor, Romancier der Türkei

Yaşar Kemal romancier et journaliste turc

Yaşar Kemal scrittore e giornalista turco

Yaşar Kemal török író

Yaşar Kemal turecký spisovatel

Yaşar Kemal Turkish novelist

Yaşar Kemal turkisk manusförfattare

Yaşar Kemal Turks scenarioschrijver (1923-2015)

Yaşar Kemal tyrkisk manusforfattar

Yaşar Kemal tyrkisk manusforfatter

Yaschar Kemal.

Yashar Kemal.

Yashar Kemal 1922-

Yashar Kemal, 1922 or 1923-2015

Yashar Kemal 1923-

Yashar Kemal 1923-2015

Yashar Kemal tyrkisk manuskriptforfatter

Yasher Kemal 1922-

Γιασάρ Κεμάλ Τούρκος συγγραφέας

адик Кемаль Гекчели, р. 1922

Гегчели, Кемаль Садик, р. 1922

Гекчели, Кемаль, р. 1922

Кемаль Садик Гекчели, р. 1922

Кемаль Садык Гекчели, р. 1922

Кемаль, Яшар, р. 1922

Яшар Кемал

Яшар Кемаль турецкий писатель

Յաշար Քեմալ

ישר כמאל

ישר כמאל, 1923-2015

סאדיקגוצ'לי, כמאל, 1923-2015

كمال، يشار، 1922-

ياشار كمال

يشار كمال

یاشار کمال فیلمنامه‌نویس اهل ترکیه

یاشار کەمال

괴의젤리, 케말 사득 1923-

야샤르 케말

야샤르 케말 1923-

케말, 야사르 1923-



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