Retreat Without Song by Shahan Shahnour

"Retreat Without Song" is a poignant narrative of the Armenian diaspora, focusing on the life of an immigrant living in Paris during the early 20th century. The protagonist grapples with feelings of alienation, despair, and disillusionment as he navigates his new life in a foreign land while dealing with the haunting memories of his homeland and the Armenian genocide. The novel explores themes of identity, exile, and the psychological impact of displacement, providing a deep insight into the human condition and the struggle for survival.

The 2451st greatest book of all time


Published
1929
Nationality
Armenian
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
Armenian

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