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Between terror and tourism : an overland journey across North Africa

Author: Michael Mewshaw
Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Mewshaw knows two Africas: the picturesque one seen on postcards, and the dangerous one he discovered on African soil. Here, he takes readers from the benign beaches of Morocco to the casbahs of Algeria, where more than 100,000 people have died during a decade of political strife.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Named Person: Michael Mewshaw; Michael Mewshaw
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Mewshaw
ISBN: 9781582434346 1582434344
OCLC Number: 426814671
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xviii, 397 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Alexandria --
The desert --
Libya --
Tunisia --
Algeria --
Morocco.
Responsibility: Michael Mewshaw.

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Mewshaw knows two Africas: the picturesque one seen on postcards, and the dangerous one he discovered on African soil. Here, he takes readers from the benign beaches of Morocco to the casbahs of Algeria, where more than 100,000 people have died during a decade of political strife.

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