Memoirs of an Arabian Princess from Zanzibar

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9780486471211: Memoirs of an Arabian Princess from Zanzibar
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This autobiography offers a rare inside look at the society surrounding a sultan's palace. Its author, a real-life princess in exile, recalls her vanished world of harems, slave trading, and court intrigues. The Midwest Book Review praised this book as "an engrossing memoir, offering a vivid portrait of 19th-century Arab and African life."

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Ruete Sayyida Prin. of Zanzibar, Emily
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Emilie Ruete
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Descripción Dover Publications Inc., United States, 2009. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 213 x 135 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Return to an era when Zanzibar was ruled by sultans, and enter a vanished world of harems, slave trading, and court intrigues. In this insider s story, a sultan s daughter who fled her gilded cage offers a compelling look at nineteenth-century Arabic and African royal life. After years of exile in Europe, the former princess wrote this fascinating memoir as a legacy for her children and a warm reminiscence of her island home. Born Salamah bint Said, Princess of Zanzibar, in 1844, author Emily Ruete grew up in a harem with scores of siblings. The royal family maintained its fabulous wealth and luxury with a robust traffic in ivory, spices, and human bondage. Ruete ventures beyond the palace, into the city and plantations where European traders, missionaries, and colonists exercised a growing influence. After her dramatic elopement with a German trader, Ruete attained the perspective to form a comparison of the lives of women in Muslim society with those of their European contemporaries. Originally published in 1886, this remarkable autobiography will captivate readers interested in Zanzibar and Eastern Africa as well as students of Arabic, Islam, and women s studies. Nº de ref. de la librería AA99780486471211

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Emilie Ruete
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Descripción Dover Publications Inc., United States, 2009. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 213 x 135 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Return to an era when Zanzibar was ruled by sultans, and enter a vanished world of harems, slave trading, and court intrigues. In this insider s story, a sultan s daughter who fled her gilded cage offers a compelling look at nineteenth-century Arabic and African royal life. After years of exile in Europe, the former princess wrote this fascinating memoir as a legacy for her children and a warm reminiscence of her island home. Born Salamah bint Said, Princess of Zanzibar, in 1844, author Emily Ruete grew up in a harem with scores of siblings. The royal family maintained its fabulous wealth and luxury with a robust traffic in ivory, spices, and human bondage. Ruete ventures beyond the palace, into the city and plantations where European traders, missionaries, and colonists exercised a growing influence. After her dramatic elopement with a German trader, Ruete attained the perspective to form a comparison of the lives of women in Muslim society with those of their European contemporaries. Originally published in 1886, this remarkable autobiography will captivate readers interested in Zanzibar and Eastern Africa as well as students of Arabic, Islam, and women s studies. Nº de ref. de la librería AA99780486471211

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Descripción 2009. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 137mm x 14mm x 214mm. Paperback. This autobiography offers a rare inside look at the society surrounding a sultan's palace. Its author, a real-life princess in exile, recalls her vanished world of harems, slave trading, a.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 257 pages. 0.299. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780486471211

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Descripción Dover Publications Inc. Estado de conservación: New. Num Pages: 288 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1HFG; BGRA; HBJH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 218 x 140 x 21. Weight in Grams: 342. . 2009. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Nº de ref. de la librería V9780486471211

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Emily Ruete Sayyida Prin. of Zanzibar
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Descripción Dover Publications. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Paperback. 288 pages. Dimensions: 8.4in. x 5.3in. x 0.4in.Return to an era when Zanzibar was ruled by sultans, and enter a vanished world of harems, slave trading, and court intrigues. In this insiders story, a sultans daughter who fled her gilded cage offers a compelling look at nineteenth-century Arabic and African royal life. After years of exile in Europe, the former princess wrote this fascinating memoir as a legacy for her children and a warm reminiscence of her island home. Born Salamah bint Said, Princess of Zanzibar, in 1844, author Emily Ruete grew up in a harem with scores of siblings. The royal family maintained its fabulous wealth and luxury with a robust traffic in ivory, spices, and human bondage. Ruete ventures beyond the palace, into the city and plantations where European traders, missionaries, and colonists exercised a growing influence. After her dramatic elopement with a German trader, Ruete attained the perspective to form a comparison of the lives of women in Muslim society with those of their European contemporaries. Originally published in 1886, this remarkable autobiography will captivate readers interested in Zanzibar and Eastern Africa as well as students of Arabic, Islam, and womens studies. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780486471211

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