GLOBAL CONNECTIONS: the Near/Middle East
1993: The Lebanese novelist Amin Maalouf wins the French prize for literature, the Prix de Goncourt.

Like many other Lebanese novelists and writers, Maalouf is profoundly concerned with the meeting of and conflict between East and West.

WWW Amin Maalouf
http://www.kirjasto.sci.fi/maalouf.htm

A history of Amin Maalouf and the books he has written