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Woman at point zero

Author: 
El Saadamim, Namal
Place: 
London
Publisher: 
Zed books
Date published: 
2001
Phys descriptions: 
iv, 108 p.
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ISBN: 
0862321107
Call No: 
82-39 ELS
Abstract: 

From her prison cell, Firdaus, sentenced to die for having killed a pimp in a Cairo street, tells of her life from village childhood to city prostitute. Society's retribution for her act of defiance - death - she welcomes as the only way she can finally be free.

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CITATION: El Saadamim, Namal. Woman at point zero . London : Zed books , 2001. - Available at: http://library.africa-union.org/woman-point-zero-4

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