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Questions about the works of the Swiss explorer and author Isabelle Eberhardt (1877 – 1904) or her life as a writer. Use with the tag [french-literature].

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Why is "warm" removed in the translated English title of Eberhardt's "In the Shadow of Islam"?

Isabelle Eberhardt's book Dans l'Ombre Chaude de l'Islam has a title whose direct English translation would be "In the Warm Shadow of Islam". My guess is that the word "chaude", ...
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