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By K. Abdel-Malek,Mouna El Kahla

This special anthology offers for the 1st time in English trip essays by means of Arabic writers who've visited the US within the moment half the century. The view of the US which emerges from those debts is right now interesting and illuminating, yet by no means monolithic. The writers hail from a number of viewpoints, areas, and backgrounds, so their descriptions of the USA otherwise have interaction and revise Arab pre-conceptions of american citizens and the West. the rustic figures as every thing from the unchanging different, the very antithesis of the Arab self, to the seductive woman, to the opposite who's either praiseworthy and reprehensible.

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