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Old ladies of Nazareth

Author: Naim Attallah
Publisher: London : Quartet Books, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wardeh and Jamileh are sisters-- one a widow, the other a spinster. They live frugally and in tune with their surroundings, adapting to the rhythms of nature. Following the Allied victory in Europe, unrest over the founding of a Jewish state in Palestine boils up once more. So Wardeh's grandson, "the boy", in sent from Haifa to Nazareth, then considered a haven from the hostilities.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Attallah, Naim.
Old ladies of Nazareth.
London : Quartet Books, 2004
(OCoLC)645869840
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Naim Attallah
ISBN: 0704371162 9780704371163
OCLC Number: 58534067
Description: 71 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Naim Attallah.

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Wardeh and Jamileh are sisters-- one a widow, the other a spinster. They live frugally and in tune with their surroundings, adapting to the rhythms of nature. Following the Allied victory in Europe, unrest over the founding of a Jewish state in Palestine boils up once more. So Wardeh's grandson, "the boy", in sent from Haifa to Nazareth, then considered a haven from the hostilities.

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