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Author Fyzee-Rahamin, Atiya Begum, 1876-1967.

Title Atiya's journeys : a Muslim woman from colonial Bombay to Edwardian Britain / edited by Siobhan Lambert-Hurley, Sunil Sharma
Published New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 307 pages) : illustrations
Summary This narrative moves away from formulaic European travelogues by Indian men and places particular emphasis on 'everyday' activities of women and subaltern classes. Alongside lively accounts of local elites and prominent Indians abroad, Atiya provides descriptions of their clothing, meals, servants, homes and mannerisms
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Translated from the Urdu
Description based on print version record
Subject Fyzee-Rahamin, Atiya Begum, 1876-1967 -- Travel -- Great Britain.
Muslim women -- Travel -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- History -- Edward VII, 1901-1910.
United Kingdom -- Description and travel.
Form Electronic book
Author Lambert-Hurley, Siobhan.
Sharma, Sunil, 1964-
ISBN 9780199080441 ebook