1300 36 33 32

The millennia-old port of Jaffa, now part of Tel Aviv, was once known as the "Bride of Palestine," one of the truly cosmopolitan cities of the Mediterranean. There Muslims, Jews, and Christians lived, worked, and celebrated together and it was commonplace for the Arabs of Jaffa to attend a wedding at the house of the Jewish Chelouche family or for Jews and Arabs to both gather at the Jewish spice shop Tiv and the Arab Khamis Abulafia's twenty-four-hour bakery. Through intimate personal interviews and generations-old memoirs, letters, and diaries, Adam LeBor gives us a crucial look at the human lives behind the headlines and a vivid narrative of cataclysmic change. "

Buy City of Oranges book by Adam LeBor from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780393329841
ISBN-10: 0393329844
Format: Paperback
(208mm x 169mm x 30mm)
Pages: 384
Imprint: WW Norton & Co
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Publish Date: 22-Jun-2010
Country of Publication: United States

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about City of Oranges book by Adam LeBor and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write Review


Books By Author Adam LeBor

Reykjavik Assignment by Adam LeBor

The Reykjavik Assignment

Paperback / softback, November 2016
$27.86
Washington Stratagem by Adam LeBor

The Washington Stratagem

Paperback, May 2015
$16.19
Tower of Basel by Adam LeBor

Tower of Basel

Paperback, June 2014
$29.61
Geneva Option by Adam LeBor

The Geneva Option

Paperback, March 2013
$14.58