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In Search of Ali Mahmoud: An American Woman in Egypt

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Unknown Binding, 343 pages
Published January 1st 1973 by Saturday Review Press
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Cynthia
I loved this book and have never forgotten it. It was lent to me by a CBS News producer named Joan Snyder who just about ordered me to read it. I've always been grateful.
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Jewish American woman from Cambridge, Mass went to Cairo in 1971 to live with an Arab (upper class) family.


Availability: 1 copy in SJ, prob need to buy $24
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