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The man in the white sharkskin suit : my family's exodus from Old Cairo to the New World

by Matalon Lagnado, Lucette.

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Lagnado re-creates the cosmopolitan glamour of Cairo in the years between World War II and Nasser's rise to power. Her father, Leon, was a boulevardier who conducted business in his signature white sharkskin suit on the elegant terrace of Shepheard's Hotel, and later, in the cozy, dark bar of the Ni... Full description


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