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LibraryThing Review

Revisió d'Usuari  - ForeignCircus - LibraryThing

This lyrical book paints a vivid and moving picture of colonial and modern-day Egypt, and allows the reader to catch a glimpse of the inherently different ways its history is viewed by East and West ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

LibraryThing Review

Revisió d'Usuari  - jane27 - LibraryThing

Wonderful, wonderful book! read it twice in a row. Evocative and deftly showing connections through time, acorss generations. Beautifully written. Llegeix la ressenya completa

LibraryThing Review

Revisió d'Usuari  - janey47 - LibraryThing

This book tells more than one story and winds them together perfectly. Here, it's two love stories that take place years apart in Egypt. One is the story of a British woman at the turn of the century ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

LibraryThing Review

Revisió d'Usuari  - auntieknickers - LibraryThing

Excellent story with many insights into intercultural relationships. Llegeix la ressenya completa

Review: The Map of Love

Revisió d'Usuari  - Meghan Stellman - Goodreads

While I LOVED this book, I'm cautious as to who I recommend it to..since none of my friends enjoyed it. It's told from the point of view of three women - one is a modern-day American, another is a ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

Review: The Map of Love

Revisió d'Usuari  - Pat - Goodreads

A love story and a fascinating history of a critical period of Egyptian history. The book tells parallel stories of women who lived almost a hundred years apart and helps the reader to better understand an important area of the world. Llegeix la ressenya completa

Review: The Map of Love

Revisió d'Usuari  - Karlan - Goodreads

How did I ever miss this wonderful book when it was first published? The novel weaves such a spell portraying Egypt in the early 20th and late 20th centuries that I did not want it to end. A British ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

Review: The Map of Love

Revisió d'Usuari  - Sandra - Goodreads

This book is taking a long time to read. It is so delicious. I find myself reading every word. I was delighted when 1/4 of the way thru I discovered the glossary. Now I can flip back to see the Arabic ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

Review: The Map of Love

Revisió d'Usuari  - Melanie - Goodreads

Well-crafted and wonderfully spun tale. I learned a bit about the history of Egypt, a bit about colonialism, a bit more about the situation of women 100 years ago--British women of a certain class ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

Review: The Map of Love

Revisió d'Usuari  - Karen - Goodreads

To read this now - about the British occupation of Egypt early in the 20th century - is to see how poorly we learn from experience. It was almost spooky to read this while we were entering Irag - although it was written several years before that thought had occured to anyone. Llegeix la ressenya completa


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