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Harem: The World Behind the Veil
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Bloomsbury Pub Ltd
Publication date May 1, 1989
Pages 224
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780896599031
ISBN-10 0896599035
Dimensions 1.25 by 7.50 by 10.50 in.
Weight 2.40 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $35.00
§As reported by publisher
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
The exotic, cruel, yet fascinating world of the harem is recreated in a history that makes use of firsthand accounts
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Drawing on a host of intimate first-hand accounts and memoirs, Harem explores life in the world's harems, from the Middle Ages to the early twentieth century, focusing on the fabled and ever-mysterious Seraglio of Topkapi Palace as a paradigm for all. 125 illustrations, 50 in full color.

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Hardcover
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from Bloomsbury Pub Ltd (May 1, 1989)
9780896599031 | details & prices | 224 pages | 7.50 × 10.50 × 1.25 in. | 2.40 lbs | List price $35.00
About: The exotic, cruel, yet fascinating world of the harem is recreated in a history that makes use of firsthand accounts
Paperback
Book cover for 9780789212061 Book cover for 9781558591592
 
25 anv edition from Abbeville Pr (September 30, 2014)
9780789212061 | details & prices | 224 pages | 7.25 × 10.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.94 lbs | List price $29.95
Reprint edition from Abbeville Pr (February 1, 1991)
9781558591592 | details & prices | 224 pages | 7.00 × 10.00 × 0.75 in. | 1.90 lbs | List price $30.00
About: The exotic, cruel, yet fascinating world of the harem is recreated in a history that makes use of firsthand accounts

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