This memoir is about the life of a little Christian girl growing up in Islamic Alexandria, Egypt during the forties, through WWII and the battle of El Alamein and up to the political upheaval of King Farouk's removal and the military coup headed by Gamal Abdul Nasser. It is a story of a girl's trials and experiences with her mother and father as she learned to maneuver through her childhood, teens and finally womanhood. It describes Alexandria with colorful prose including swimming in the Mediterranean Sea, sailing by ...

Back to the Past: A Daughter of the Nile 2012, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781481135092

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