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Extract: Curfewed Night by Basharat Peer

Extract: Curfewed Night by Basharat Peer

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Published by The Guardian
The first chapter of Basharat Peer's 'frontline memoir of life, love and war in Kashmir', longlisted for the 2010 Guardian first book award
The first chapter of Basharat Peer's 'frontline memoir of life, love and war in Kashmir', longlisted for the 2010 Guardian first book award

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Published by: The Guardian on Aug 31, 2010
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