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A Month by the Sea

Encounters in Gaza

A Month by the Sea( )
Author: Murphy, Dervla
Foreword by: Shlaim, Avi
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Eland Publishing Ltd.
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $42.95
Book Description:

Over the summer of 2011, Dervla Murphy spent a month in the Gaza Strip. She met liberals and Islamists, Hamas and Fatah supporters, rich and poor. Through reported conversations she creates a vivid picture of life in this coastal fragment of self-governing Palestine. Bombed and cut-off from normal contact with the rest of the world, life in Gaza is beset with structural, medical and mental health problems, yet it is also bursting with political engagement and underwritten by an intense...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Customs & Traditions
Social Science / Sociology / General
Travel / Middle East / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.265 x 8.385 Inches
Book Weight:0.88 Pounds
Author Biography
Murphy, Dervla (Author)
Avi Shlaim is professor of international relations at St. Antony's College, Oxford University.


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