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The main role of the French Center for Archaeology and Social Sciences (CEFAS) is to support research in the whole Arabian Peninsula. It is part of the network of French Research Centers Abroad, IFRE (Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the French National Centre for Scientific Research, CNRS).

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Une Française médecin au Yémen

Claudie Fayein
1955

Claudie Fayein’s testimony of her stay in the Yemen in 1951-1953 is unique. In this ethnographical study, acuteness of her observations and humanism qualify the descriptions, enriched with anecdotes and illustrated with pictures, of the life of the Imam and his subjects. She unveils, thanks to...


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