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The Orphan Scandal: Christian Missionaries and the Rise of the Muslim Brotherhood by Beth Baron / Stanford University Press

By: Baron, Beth / Stanford University Press

Price: $19.73

Publisher: California, Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2014, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158743

ISBN: 0804791384

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------softcover, about 6 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy, 245 pages, b&w photos, ---"On a sweltering June morning in 1933 a fifteen-year-old Muslim orphan girl refused to rise in a show of respect for her elders at her Christian missionary school in Port Said. Her intransigence led to a beating—and to the end of most foreign missions in Egypt—and contributed to the rise of Islamist organizations. Turkiyya Hasan left the Swedish Salaam Mission with scratches o... View more info