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Published: 15 June 2014

272 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9789774166150

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The Woman from Tantoura

A Palestinian Novel

Radwa Ashour
Translated by Kay Heikkinen

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • A powerful novel of Palestinian life and village intrigue that follows the struggles of a Palestinian girl before, during, and after the establishment of the state of Israel.
  • A modern human story about a place much misunderstood in modern media coverage.
  • A new novel from the well-known and highly acclaimed Egyptian writer Radwa Ashour.