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Women on the Nile

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By combining extracts from their most famous works with Rees' insightful essays, Women on the Nile illuminates the life and writings of three remarkable women and captures something of the romance of 19th century travel to the East. Harriet Martineau was a doughty and influential campaigner for multiple social causes; Florence Nightingale became a universally acclaimed ref ...more
Hardcover, 196 pages
Published June 15th 2008 by Stacey International Publishers (first published May 1st 1995)
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This books makes me sad that I've not been a better chronicler of my time here in Egypt.

Interesting look into the minds of three different English ladies and the mindsets of their times...
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