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The Resource The convert : a tale of exile and extremism, Deborah Baker

The convert : a tale of exile and extremism, Deborah Baker

Label
The convert : a tale of exile and extremism
Title
The convert
Title remainder
a tale of exile and extremism
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Baker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What drives a young woman raised in a postwar New York City suburb to convert to Islam, abandon her country and Jewish faith, and embrace a life of exile in Pakistan? 'The convert' tells the story of how Margaret Marcus of Larchmont became Maryam Jameelah of Lahore, one of the most trenchant and celebrated voices of Islam's argument with the West
Summary
What drives a young woman raised in a postwar New York City suburb to convert to Islam, abandon her country and Jewish faith, and embrace a life of exile in Pakistan? The convert tells the story of how Margaret Marcus of Larchmont became Maryam Jameelahof Lahore, one of the most trenchant and celebrated voices of Islam's argument with the West
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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396027
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1959-
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Baker, Deborah
Dewey number
  • 297.5/74092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BP170.5.M25
LC item number
B35 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maryam Jameelah
  • Maudoodi, Syed Abul ʻAla
  • Muslim converts
  • Muslim women
  • Muslim women
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a parable of Islam and America
Label
The convert : a tale of exile and extremism, Deborah Baker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Contains bibliographical references (p. 227-243)
Control code
ocn676728653
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
246 p.
Isbn
9781555975821
Lccn
2011920617
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)676728653
Label
The convert : a tale of exile and extremism, Deborah Baker
Publication
Bibliography note
Contains bibliographical references (p. 227-243)
Control code
ocn676728653
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
246 p.
Isbn
9781555975821
Lccn
2011920617
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)676728653

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