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Leap of faith : memoirs of an unexpected life

Author: Noor, Queen consort of Hussein King of Jordan
Publisher: New York : Miramax Books, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Sharing a personal perspective on the past three decades of world history, Queen Noor talks frankly of the many challenges of her life as wife and partner to the monarch, providing both an intimate portrait of the late King Hussein and a moving account of their public role.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Noor, Queen, consort of Hussein, King of Jordan, 1951-
Leap of faith.
New York : Miramax Books, ©2003
(OCoLC)646899162
Named Person: Noor, Queen consort of Hussein King of Jordan; Hussein, King of Jordan; Hussein, King of Jordan; Noor, Queen consort of Hussein King of Jordan
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Noor, Queen consort of Hussein King of Jordan
ISBN: 0786867175 9780786867172
OCLC Number: 51830518
Notes: "Autographed copy."
Includes index.
Description: xi, 467 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: First impressions --
Roots --
Tehran journal --
Audience with the King --
Leap of faith --
Honeymoon at Gleneagles --
Young bride in the royal household --
Pomp and circumstance --
One crisis after another --
America through new eyes --
At home and abroad --
"Women hold up half the sky" --
Parenthood --
Growing pains --
Prelude to war --
Fire in the Gulf --
Test of faith --
Day like no other --
Edge of the Abyss --
White bird --
Skies cried.
Responsibility: Queen Noor.
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Sharing a personal perspective on the past three decades of world history, Queen Noor talks frankly of the many challenges of her life as wife and partner to the monarch, providing both an intimate portrait of the late King Hussein and a moving account of their public role.

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