Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2017

392 Pages

5 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9789774168277

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The Open Door

A Novel

Latifa al-Zayyat
Translated by Marilyn Booth

Hoopoe, an imprint of AUC Press

  • A new edition of the highly-acclaimed, groundbreaking novel by Latifa al-Zayyat.
  • Follows a critical period in Egyptian history around the time of the 1952 Egyptian Revolution and the social upheavals that went hand in hand with political ones.
  • A timeless story of a Middle Eastern woman coming of age in 1950 Egypt.

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