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of the End by Martin Amis presents the story of Old Nadir who was the powerful dictators preparing his son, the Next Nadir, for the inheritance of the throne (Finney, 2013:33). On the other hand, the story, The Devils Double by Latif Yahia is based on the ruling regime of Saddam Hussein in Iraq, who is also preparing his son, Uday Hussein, for the inheritance of the throne (Yaḥyá, 2011:2). Thus basically, the two stories follow a similar style of narration, since they center on the lives of the anticipated heirs to the throne, and the vigorous process of inhumane lives they live, mostly characterized by torturing the perceived enemies of the throne. The plot of the two stories has similarly followed the lives of these heirs to the throne, though not mostly centered on their personal lives, but the lives of their personal body doubles, who are meant to act like them in every way, so they can take the risk that such heirs are exposed to, at the expense of the heirs themselves.
Latif Yahia is the personal double of Uday Hussein in the story The Devils Double, and he is the narrator of the story. Similarly, the story In the Palace of the End by Martin Amis is narrated by an unnamed character who is the personal double of the Next Nadir (Greaney, 2008:21). Thus, the fundamental comparison between these two stories is that they apply the same style of story narration, which is first person narration. The stories are narrated by the actual individuals who are participating in the activities of impersonating the heirs to the throne, and every aspect of the narration is their own account of what they have done or what has happened to them, in the process of living as the real heirs to the throne (Keulks, 2006:47). The application of this style of narrating the story by the authors of the two books is simply meant to show the real situation of dictatorship in the countries such as Iraq during the reign of Saddam Hussein as experienced firsthand by the characters
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