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Woman at Point Zero - Saadawi, Nawal El, and Cooke, Miriam (Foreword by), and Hetata, Sherif (Translated by)
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'All the men I did get to know, every single man of them, has filled me with but one desire: to lift my hand and bring it smashing down on his face. But because I am a woman I have never had the courage to lift my hand. And because I am a prostitute, I hid my fear under layers of make-up'. So begins Firdaus' story, leading to her grimy Cairo prison cell, where she welcomes her death sentence as a relief from her pain and suffering. Born to a peasant family in the Egyptian countryside, Firdaus suffers a childhood of cruelty ...

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Woman at Point Zero 2007, Zed Books, New York

ISBN-13: 9781842778739

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Woman at Point Zero 2007, Zed Books, New York

ISBN-13: 9781842778722

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Woman at Point Zero 1984, Zed Books, New York

ISBN-13: 9780862321109

2nd edition

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