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The open door

Author: Laṭīfah Zayyāt; Marilyn Booth
Publisher: Cairo ; New York : American University in Cairo Press, 2002.
Series: Modern Arabic writing.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : First pbk. editionView 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 young men and women of that time and class as they soughtto be free of family control.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Zayyāt, Laṭīfah.
Open door.
(OCoLC)49839883
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laṭīfah Zayyāt; Marilyn Booth
ISBN: 9781617973970 1617973971 9781617971532 1617971537
OCLC Number: 873806288
Description: 1 online resource (364 pages).
Series Title: Modern Arabic writing.
Other Titles: Bāb al-maftūḥ.
Responsibility: Latifa al-Zayyat ; translated by Marilyn Booth.

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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 young men and women of that time and class as they soughtto be free of family control.

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