Ali & Nino Summary
Lev Nussimbaum

Everything you need to understand or teach Ali & Nino by Lev Nussimbaum.

  • Ali & Nino Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Ali & Nino Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
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Ali & Nino Summary

Ali and Nino by Kurban Said is a tragic love story set in Russian-ruled Caucasia and Persia at the time of World War I. The young protagonists reflect the tensions of East and West in times of joy and despair, showing that love can rise above ideology and centuries-old hatred.

Ali and Nino opens in Baku, a town transformed by the discovery of oil. The Tartars like Ali Khan Shirvanshir resent...

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Lesson Plan

Ali & Nino Lesson Plans contain 111 pages of teaching material, including: