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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

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Revisió d'Usuari  - debutnovelist - LibraryThing

Enjoyed this for the love story of Anna and for its evocation of Egypt, but found it over-long and the political side of the story hard to follow (mostly because of all thos Arabic names!) I also wasn ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

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Revisió d'Usuari  - MelmoththeLost - LibraryThing

I finally managed to finish this book on the third attempt. It was hard going, no doubt about it, not least because it takes upwards of 50 pages before the reader begins to recognise easily who is ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

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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

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Revisió d'Usuari  - Sivani - LibraryThing

Broadly speaking, literary fiction that touches on politics fall in one of two categories: the first make a few sweeping statements, have the (very) occasional paragraphs with a few high-level details ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

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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

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Revisió d'Usuari  - eronston - LibraryThing

This novel is set in both modern-era Egypt and colonial Egypt. The more interesting era (and the era discussed in more detail) was the colonial time. The novel focuses on an Englishwoman who comes to ... Llegeix la ressenya completa

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Revisió d'Usuari  - auntieknickers - LibraryThing

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


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