Women of Sand and Myrrh

Women of Sand and Myrrh

Book - 1992
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A powerful and moving novel, by the Arab worlds  leading woman novelist, about four women coping  with the insular, oppressive society of an unnamed  desert state.

Baker & Taylor
In an unnamed Arab country, four women--Suha, who has a management degree; Tamr, who went on a hunger strike to learn to read; Suzanne, who pretends to commit suicide; and Nur, who sneaks out dressed as a man--try to survive in a society where the one thing they can never have is freedom

Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 1992
ISBN: 9780385423588
Branch Call Number: FICTION SHAYK
Characteristics: 280 pages ; 21 cm


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