The Resource A winter in Arabia : a journey through Yemen, Freya Stark

A winter in Arabia : a journey through Yemen, Freya Stark

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A winter in Arabia : a journey through Yemen
Title
A winter in Arabia
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a journey through Yemen
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Freya Stark
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Language
eng
Summary
Freya Stark shares details about her travels in Arabia during the 1930s, and offers information about the culture and customs of the region
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Title
A winter in Arabia
Creator
Summary
Recounts the late author's 1937-1938 expedition through the land now called Yemen, during which she and two companions spent a winter in search of an ancient South Arabian city and examined local business and social conduct as well as life behind the veil for women. Reprint
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Genre
Biography type
autobiography
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Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
915.330453
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS247.H3
LC item number
S85 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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The Freya Stark collection
Target audience
adult
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Freya Stark
A winter in Arabia : a journey through Yemen, Freya Stark
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A winter in Arabia : a journey through Yemen, Freya Stark
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  • Includes index
  • "First published in 1972 by John Murray (Publishers) Limited"--T.p. verso
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Contents
From the air -- Mukalla revisited -- Transport and the cook -- The towns of Kathiri -- The journey begins -- Wadi 'Amd -- Sickness in 'Amd -- Robin -- The high Jōl -- The drawings of Rahbe -- Across the watershed -- Arrival in 'Azzan -- Naqb al Hajr -- Jebel Kadur -- The sultan's caravan -- The site of Cana -- A dhow to Aden
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Dimensions
20 cm.
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Extent
x, 315 p.
Isbn
9781848851924
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010513286
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  • ocn467774884
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