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Doria Shafik, Egyptian feminist

a woman apart

by Cynthia Nelson

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Published by American University in Cairo Press in Cairo, Egypt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Egypt
    • Subjects:
    • Shafīq, Durrīyah.,
    • Feminists -- Egypt -- Biography.,
    • Feminism -- Egypt -- History.,
    • Women in Islam -- Egypt -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCynthia Nelson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 322 p. :
      Number of Pages322
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL652922M
      ISBN 109774244133
      LC Control Number96960659

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