How the Arabian nights inspired the American dream, 1790-1935 /

Americans have always shown a fascination with the people, customs, and legends of the "East"--Witness the popularity of the stories of the Arabian Nights, the performances of Arab belly dancers and acrobats, the feats of turban-wearing vaudeville magicians, and even the antics of fez-topp...

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Main Author: Nance, Susan
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2009.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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