Morocco That Was

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Morocco That Was by Walter Harris Until 1912 Morocco had never suffered foreign domination, and its mountainous interior was as closed to foreigners as Tibet. Walter Harris, though, was an exception. He lived in the country for more than thirty-five … Read More

Arts and Crafts of Morocco

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Arts and Crafts of Morocco by James Jereb Newly available, Arts and Crafts of Morocco is an expansive survey of the artisan traditions of Morocco by James Jereb, the leading scholar in the field. Morocco’s unique geographic location established it … Read More

Marrakesh Through Writers Eyes

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A carefully chosen selection of extracts capturing the culture and history of Marrakesh There has never been a more fashionable nor a more instantly exotic destination than Marrakesh. It is a dream landscape, with the steel-blue backdrop of the High … Read More

A Year in Marrakesh

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A Year in Marrakesh by Peter Mayne Having learned to appreciate Muslim life while living in Pakistan, Peter Mayne settled down to live in the back streets of Marrakesh in the 1950s. Rather than watch from the shelter of a … Read More

Lords of the Atlas

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Lords of the Atlas The Rise and Fall of the House of Glaoua, 1893-1956 Set in the medieval city of Marrakesh and the majestic kasbahs of the High Atlas mountains, Lords of the Atlas tells the extraordinary story of Madani … Read More

Marrakesh By Design

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Marrakesh By Design – A guide to accessible Moroccan style A sumptuous resource guide to accessible Moroccan style, from a longtime American resident of Marrakesh. Steeped in the richness of its culture, Moroccan design goes deeper than decor, stirring the … Read More

The Sultan’s Wife

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The Sultan’s Wife New Novel from Jane Johnson Set in Morocco and England in the 17th century and is the story of a eunuch at the court of Sultan Moulay Ismail who is sent on the 1682 embassy to the … Read More