Paradise
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The New Press, 2022.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Abdulrazak Gurnah., & Abdulrazak Gurnah|AUTHOR. (2022). Paradise . The New Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Abdulrazak Gurnah and Abdulrazak Gurnah|AUTHOR. 2022. Paradise. The New Press.

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Abdulrazak Gurnah and Abdulrazak Gurnah|AUTHOR. Paradise The New Press, 2022.

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Abdulrazak Gurnah, and Abdulrazak Gurnah|AUTHOR. Paradise The New Press, 2022.

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