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Teo, Hsu-Ming, 1970-
Desert passions : Orientalism and romance novels / Hsu-Ming Teo
1st ed
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2012
book jacket
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 4th Floor  PN56.3.O74 T46 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Orientalism in literature
Love stories -- History and criticism
Women in literature
East and West in literature
Subject Orient -- In literature
Physical Description viii, 344 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-337) and index
Contents Loving the Orient : the romantic East and European literature -- The rise of the desert romance novel -- E. M. Hull's The Sheik -- The spectacular East : romantic Orientalism in America -- The Orientalist historical romance novel -- The contemporary sheik romance novel : the historical background -- Harems, heroines, and heroes -- From tourism to terrorism -- Reader responses to the modern Orientalist romance novel
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