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Author Drouart, Michèle Eliane Francoise, 1947-

Title Into the Wadi / Michèle Drouart
Published Freemantle, W.A. : Fremantle Arts Centre Pr., 2000


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Description 376 pages : maps, genealogical tables ; 21 cm
regular print
Contents Opening -- Present and Past -- North to Kufr Soum -- Wall -- The Sharers -- You -- Bidoun Kaalima -- Rihaab Dances -- Marriage -- Noor -- Levant -- Jordan
Summary This book is a compelling and intensely personal story of an Australian woman and the Jordanian family into which she marries. In a deeply engaging style - sensuous, accessible and thoughtful - Michele Drouart writes about marriage, female friendship, and the preciousness of culture and community
Notes Novel
Winner of the Western Australian Premier's Book Awards Premier's Prize and Non-Fiction award, 2000
Subject Drouart, Michele Eliane Francoise, 1947-
Drouart, Michèle Eliane Francoise, 1947-
Drouart, Michèle, 1947-
Drouart, Michèle.
Australians -- Jordan -- Biography.
Australians -- Jordan -- Fiction.
Interethnic marriage -- Fiction.
Interethnic marriage -- Jordan.
Interethnic marriage.
Interracial marriage.
Literary prizes -- Australia.
Muslims -- Jordan -- Social life and customs.
Women -- Australia -- Biography.
Women -- Jordan -- Biography.
SUBJECT Jordan -- Fiction.
Jordan -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Biographies.
LC no. 00362483
ISBN 1863682759 (paperback)