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Picturing Casablanca

portraits of power in a modern city

by Susan Ossman

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in

    Places:
  • Casablanca (Morocco)
    • Subjects:
    • Casablanca (Morocco) -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-240) and index.

      StatementSusan Ossman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT329.C3 O87 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 246 p. :
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1425552M
      ISBN 100520084020, 0520084039
      LC Control Number93036561

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      Download Full Picturing Algeria Book in PDF, EPUB, Mobi and All Ebook Format. Also, You Can Read Online Picturing Algeria Full Book. The Moroccan riots were street riots in the cities of Morocco, originating in Casablanca on March They began with a student protest, which expanded to include marginalized members of the population. The number of casualties incurred is contested. Moroccan authorities reported a dozen deaths, whereas the foreign press and the Union.

      Casablanca is a American romantic drama film directed by Michael Curtiz based on Murray Burnett and Joan Alison's unproduced stage play Everybody Comes to Rick' film stars Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, and Paul Henreid; it also features Claude Rains, Conrad Veidt, Sydney Greenstreet, Peter Lorre, and Dooley during World War II, it focuses Label: Rhino Records. From Susan Ossman’s Picturing Casablanca: Portraits of Power in a Modern City () What is this “emerging brand of urbanity?” It’s hard to summarize, and Ossman’s book is more a patchwork of anthropological observations than a coherent picture of Casablanca.


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