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Until attention shifted to the Middle East in the early 1970s, Americans turned most often toward the Maghreb—Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and the Sahara—for their understanding of “the Arab.” In Morocco Bound, Brian T. Edwards examines American representations of the Maghreb during three pivotal decades—from 1942, when the United States entered the North African campaign of ...more
Paperback, 376 pages
Published October 28th 2005 by Duke University Press Books (first published October 7th 2005)
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Amanda Mouttaki
This is a fairly scholarly book but interesting historically to see how Morocco has been presented in the media and has grown in the American consciousness over time.
Eric Steere
Great chapter on Paul Bowles, excellent introduction and an interesting survey i am looking forward to engaging with further.
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