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Title
Leap of faith
Type
Text
Genre Form
autobiographies
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
plates
Geographic Coverage
Jordan
Eurasia
Israel
Classification
LCC: DS154.52.N87 A3 2003a (Source: dlc)
DDC: 956.9504/4/092 full (Assigner: dlc)
DDC: B full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2004270644
Supplementary Content
indexes
Index present
Summary
Sharing a personal perspective on the past three decades of world history, Queen Noor talks frankly of the many challenges of her life as wife and partner to the monarch, providing both an intimate portrait of the late King Hussein and a moving account of their public role.
Table Of Contents
First impressions
Roots
Tehran journal
Audience with the King
Leap of faith
Honeymoon at Gleneagles
Young bride in the royal household
Pomp and circumstance
One crisis after another
America through new eyes
At home and abroad
"Women hold up half the sky"
Parenthood
Growing pains
Prelude to war
Fire in the Gulf
Test of faith
Day like no other
Edge of the Abyss
White bird
Skies cried.
Authorized Access Point
Noor, Queen, consort of Hussein, King of Jordan, 1951- Leap of faith