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City of veils

Zoe Ferraris

City of veils

a novel

by Zoe Ferraris

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown and Co. in New York, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Crimes against -- Saudi Arabia -- Fiction,
  • Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction,
  • Saudi Arabia -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementZoe Ferraris.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3606.E738 C57 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23944897M
    ISBN 109780316074278
    LC Control Number2009047439
    OCLC/WorldCa464590278


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Detailed plot synopsis reviews of City of Veils. Saudi Arabian women are still expected to wear a veil (burka) and stay at home, but Katya will not be one, especially when it.

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