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Author Sciarcon, Jonathan, author.

Title Educational oases in the desert : the Alliance israélite universelle's girls' schools in Ottoman Iraq, 1895-1915 / Jonathan Sciarcon
Published Albany, NY : State University of New York Press, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource (xxix, 196 pages)
Contents Pioneering Jewish education : the AIU in Baghdad, 1864-1895 -- From Danon to Sutton : The Baghdad Girls' School, 1896-1899 -- Making adjustments : Oro Sémach's tenure in Baghdad, 1899-1904 -- From the Baghdad Girls' School to the Laura Kadoorie School for Girls, 1905-1915 -- The AIU Girls' Schools in Hilla, Mosul, and Basra, 1911-1915
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on July 14, 2017)
Subject Alliance israélite universelle.
Alliance israélite universelle.
Girls -- Education -- Iraq
Girls' schools -- Iraq -- History
Jewish day schools -- Iraq -- History
EDUCATION -- Administration -- General.
EDUCATION -- Organizations & Institutions.
Girls -- Education.
Girls' schools.
Jewish day schools.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2016059181
ISBN 1438465866