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The Resource The view from Garden City : a novel, Carolyn Baugh

The view from Garden City : a novel, Carolyn Baugh

Label
The view from Garden City : a novel
Title
The view from Garden City
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn Baugh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young American student living in the Garden City district of Cairo has come to study Arabic and learns far more from the Egyptian women, young and old, she meets within the swirl and tumult of Garden City. Living, loving, and flourishing amid the fierce inflexibility of tradition, these women reveal a fascinating world of arranged marriages, secret romances, and the often turbulent bonds between four generations of Arab mothers and daughters. A deeply moving story of mothers and daughters, in the tradition of "The Joy Luck Club."
Summary
A young American student living in the Garden City district of Cairo has come to study Arabic and learns far more from the Egyptian women, young and old, she meets within the swirl and tumult of Garden City. Living, loving, and flourishing amid the fierce inflexibility of tradition, these women reveal a fascinating world of arranged marriages, secret romances, and the often turbulent bonds between four generations of Arab mothers and daughters. A deeply moving story of mothers and daughters, in the tradition of "The Joy Luck Club."
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271263
Cataloging source
DLC
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Baugh, Carolyn
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Women
  • Cairo (Egypt)
  • Women
Target audience
adult
Label
The view from Garden City : a novel, Carolyn Baugh
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Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates Book."
Control code
ocn184823021
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
333 p.
Isbn
9780765316578
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008019505
System control number
(OCoLC)184823021
Label
The view from Garden City : a novel, Carolyn Baugh
Link
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates Book."
Control code
ocn184823021
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
333 p.
Isbn
9780765316578
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008019505
System control number
(OCoLC)184823021

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