Zohra's Ladder and Other Moroccan Tales

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Eye, 2005 - Travel - 199 pages
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A poetic and richly sensual chronicle of a Westerner's unexpected love affair with Morocco Pamela Windo chronicles her love of Morocco and its people in this wondrous collection of true stories, peeling back layers of history, paint, and finely embroidered fabrics to find the truths in the mysterious and the exotic. She describes the colors, flavors, songs, and textures of an almost dream-like nation. Her stories are of snatched affairs, unforeseen warmth, and subtle eroticism in shadowed courtyards. The results are liberating and uplifting portraits of places and people, each told with an extraordinary delicacy. Behind the veils, she discovers kindness, beauty, and passion that afford her life a whole new dimension.

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Contents

Prologue
1
Rabiahs House
16
The adventurous Frenchman
37
Copyright

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About the author (2005)

Pamela Windo has contributed to British Conde Nast Traveller, Departures, National Geographic Traveler, and New York Daily News.

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