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  • Published: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, Inc., c2008.
  • Year Published: 2008
  • Description: 454 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

ISBN/Standard Number

  • 9781402210877
  • 1402210876


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In the land of invisible women : a female doctor's journey in the Saudi Kingdom

by Ahmed, Qanta.

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Call number: 909.097 Ah

Available Copies: Downtown 2nd Floor, Pittsfield Adult, Traverwood Adult

Additional Details

The Bedouin bedside -- A time to leave America -- My new home, a military compound -- Abbayah shopping -- Invisible and safe -- Saudi women who dance alone -- Veiled doctors -- The lost boys of the kingdom -- A father's grieving -- An invitation to God -- The epicenter of Islam -- Into the light -- The child of God -- The million-man wheel -- Committing Haram -- Calling Doctora -- Daughters of the desert -- Next stop: absolution -- Prayer under the stars -- Between the devil and the Red Sea -- Mutawaeen: the men in brown -- Single Saudi male -- The calm before the storm -- Wahabi wrath -- Doctor Zhivago of Arabia -- Love in the kingdom -- Show me your marriage license! -- An eye for an eye -- Princes, polygamists, and paupers -- Divorce, Saudi-style -- The Saudi Divorcée -- Desperate housewives -- The making of a female Saudi surgeon -- The hot mamma -- The Gloria Steinem of Arabia -- Champion of children -- 9/11 in Saudi Arabia -- Final moments, final days -- Rugged glory -- Reading group guide.

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