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The Resource Abu Musa's women neighbors : a historical novel from Morocco, Ahmed Toufiq ; translated from the Arabic by Roger Allen

Abu Musa's women neighbors : a historical novel from Morocco, Ahmed Toufiq ; translated from the Arabic by Roger Allen

Label
Abu Musa's women neighbors : a historical novel from Morocco
Title
Abu Musa's women neighbors
Title remainder
a historical novel from Morocco
Statement of responsibility
Ahmed Toufiq ; translated from the Arabic by Roger Allen
Title variation
Abu Musas women neighbors
Title variation remainder
a historical novel from Morocco
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
In fourteenth-century Morocco, Shamah works as a servant in the house of Chief Judge Ibn al-Hafid. She is a favorite of the judge's senior wife, Al-Tahirah, who takes the beautiful young woman under her wing. Thus, Shamah becomes quite accomplished in many things, such as household management, literary and legal matters, and politesse. Those skills, along with her physical beauty, garner her a surprise marriage proposal from Supreme Judge Abu Salim al Jawra'i. The wedding is arranged posthaste
Storyline
Character
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145025
Cataloging source
DLC
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1943-
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Tawfīq, Aḥmad
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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1942-
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Allen, Roger
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True
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  • Fourteenth century
  • Marriage proposals
  • Morocco
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a historical novel from Morocco
Label
Abu Musa's women neighbors : a historical novel from Morocco, Ahmed Toufiq ; translated from the Arabic by Roger Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of "Jarat Abi Mus"̀
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780942996562
Isbn Type
(sc)
Lccn
2005056560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm62282633
  • OCoLC
Label
Abu Musa's women neighbors : a historical novel from Morocco, Ahmed Toufiq ; translated from the Arabic by Roger Allen
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of "Jarat Abi Mus"̀
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780942996562
Isbn Type
(sc)
Lccn
2005056560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm62282633
  • OCoLC

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