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By Freya Stark

During this follow-up to The Southern Gates of Arabia, Freya Stark chronicles a wintry weather spent within the center of the Hadhramaut wasteland excavating what can have been one of many historic towns of South Arabia.
While lines of an previous civilization have been being exposed Stark recorded the daily lifetime of an Arab city not often visited via outsiders. in the course of the expressiveness of her prose she brings to lifestyles the figures of the villagers with whom she lived.

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