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Mongrels or Marvels: The Levantine Writings of Jacqueline Shohet Kahanoff

edited by Deborah A. Starr and Sasson Somekh
Format
Book
Published
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2011, ©2011.
Language
English
Uniform Title
Works 2011
Series
Stanford studies in Jewish history and culture
ISBN
9780804769532 (cloth : alk. paper), 0804769532 (cloth : alk. paper)
Contents
  • Introduction : Jacqueline Shohet Kahanoff, a cosmopolitan Levantine
  • Childhood in Egypt
  • Passover in Egypt
  • Such is Rachel
  • Journey to a better land
  • A line in the sand
  • Maadi
  • Alexandria
  • Cairo wedding
  • Europe from afar
  • A culture stillborn
  • To live and die a Copt
  • Wake of the waves
  • Reunion in Beersheba
  • A letter from Mama Camouna
  • Rebel, my brother
  • Israel : ambivalent Levantine
  • To remember Alexandria
  • My brother Ishmael : on the visit of Anwar Sadat
  • Welcome, Sadat
  • Afterword : from East the sun.
Description
xxix, 269 pages ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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