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Women of Algiers in their apartment

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Published by University Press of Virginia in Charlottesville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Algeria
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Algeria -- Fiction,
    • Algeria -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of: Femmes d"Alger dans leur appartement.

      Statementby Assia Djebar ; translated by Marjolijn de Jager ; afterword by Clarisse Zimra.
      SeriesCARAF books
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ3989.2.D57 F413 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination211 p. ;
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1714583M
      ISBN 100813914027
      LC Control Number92016856


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Readers’ questions about Women of Algiers in Their Apartment. 1 question answered. This book is the first time I've read anything about Algerian culture and it's been eye opening.

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Following a ten-year hiatus from publishing, Djebar returned to writing with the short story collection Femmes d'Alger dans leur appartement (; Women of Algiers in Their Apartment).

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Women of Algiers in Their Apartment is the English translation of Assia Djebar's French novel, Femmes d’Alger dans leur Appartement. [1] It is a collection of short stories celebrating the strength and dignity of Algerian women of the past and the present.

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