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The open door

Author: Laṭīfah Zayyāt; Marilyn Booth
Publisher: Cairo ; New York : American University in Cairo Press, ©2000.
Series: Modern Arabic writing.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This novel explores a middle-class Egyptian girl's coming of sexual and political age, in the context of the Egyptian nationalist movement preceding the 1952 revolution. It traces the pressures on  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Zayyāt, Laṭīfah.
Open door.
Cairo ; New York : American University in Cairo Press, ©2000
(DLC) 2001301740
(OCoLC)46402321
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laṭīfah Zayyāt; Marilyn Booth
ISBN: 9781617973970 1617973971
OCLC Number: 606569932
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (364 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Series Title: Modern Arabic writing.
Other Titles: Bāb al-maftūḥ.
Responsibility: Latifa al-Zayyat ; translated by Marilyn Booth.

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"Not only a great novel, but a literary landmark that shaped our consciousness." - Abdel Moneim Tallima "A great anticolonialist work in a feminist key." - Ferial Ghazoul "Latifa al-Zayyat greatly Read more...

 
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