Lords of the Atlas : The Rise and Fall of the House of Glaoua 1893-1956, Paperback Book

Lords of the Atlas : The Rise and Fall of the House of Glaoua 1893-1956 Paperback

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the greatest Moroccan travel book of all time:vital reading for the new upmarket Marrakesh tourism - one of the bibles of British twentieth-century Orientalism - by the author of A Ring of Bright Water - describes the extraordinary medieval nature of Morocco in the twentieth century, focussing on a family who combined the lethal elegance of gangland mobsters with the opulent charm of hereditary Indian princes, fed by a monopoly in drugs and prostitution - a perennial classic for the backlist which will sell and sell - POS material available

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Eland Publishing Ltd
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  • Category: African history
  • ISBN: 9780907871149

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