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Loss haunts the gay Arab San Franciscan at the heart of Rabih Alameddine's new novel, 'Angel of History'

“The Angel of History” Rabih Alameddine Atlantic Monthly Press: 304 pp., $26 A man awaits his fate at a San Francisco psychiatric hospital. His partner is dead. Nearly an entire generation is gone. But not all is lost for our hero, Jacob, born Ya’qub; he is the product of a brief tryst between...
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