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Man in the white sharkskin suit : a Jewish family's exodus from old Cairo to the new world

Author: Lucette Lagnado
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins ; Enfield : Publishers Group UK [distributor], 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With the fall of King Farouk and Nasser's nationalization of Egyptian industry, Leon and his family lose everything. With all of their belongings, Leon and his family depart for any land that will  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Erlebnisbericht
Named Person: Lucette Lagnado; Lucette Lagnado
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lucette Lagnado
ISBN: 9780060822187 006082218X
OCLC Number: 267162024
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Lucette Lagnado.

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"Beautifully written... A great personalized telling of Egypt's complicated history in the last half of the 20th century." -- Fareed Zakaria "Like Andre Aciman...she conjures a vanished world with Read more...

 
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