May Her Likes Be Multiplied : Biography and Gender Politics in Egypt.
Marilyn Booth's elegantly conceived study reveals the Arabic tradition of life-writing in an entirely new light. Though biography had long been male-authored, in the late nineteenth century short sketches by and about women began to appear in biographical dictionaries and women's journals.
|Published:||Berkeley : University of California Press, 2001.|
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