By Annie Van Sommer, Samuel Marinus Zwemer

"This is certainly a 'cry of desire' and one of many saddest cries that ever rang out over the realm. The situation of lady lower than Mohammedanism is its inner most condemnation. Such bankruptcy titles as 'Behind the hole Door in Tunis,' 'Light in Darkest Morocco,' 'Mohammedan ladies in critical Soudan,' and 'Behind the Lattice in Turkey,' are suggestive of the stipulations and scenes defined during this e-book. it's a vibrant portrayal and will stream us to larger earnestness and pace in sending the gospel to lands of Mohammedan darkness." -Presbyterian Banner

"One verse within the Koran, during which ladies are forbidden to seem unveiled sooner than any guy other than sure kinfolk, is liable for a which 'lies on the root of all of the most crucial beneficial properties that differentiate development from stagnation.' during this book...is accumulated a mass of testimony and undoubted proof that simply carry the sting of the sorrowful fact as to the lives of girls in Mohammedan communities....One aspect made during this ebook isn't completely famous even through these folks who examine the Moslems. The universality and simplicity of divorce, absolutely the freedom of the husband, and the utter helplessness of the spouse, are revelations to many. an insignificant sentence, repeated 3 times, is irrevocable, and the spouse is forged out to a lifetime of sorrow, disgrace, and poverty very often." -The Outlook

"The sorrow and pathos of the lifestyles for Moslem womanhood are so vividly offered that it might be scarcely a real assertion to claim that one enjoys studying the publication. One is made quite to proportion with the writers of their pity for 'our Moslem sisters....' it's secure to claim that the image is a real one. there isn't any exaggeration. even if in Egypt or in different places, we discover the Moslem woman's lifestyles blighted through lack of expertise, degraded via superstition, tortured via jealousy, and wronged by means of the bleak divorce process which signify Mohammedan existence. The e-book is one tremendously had to arouse the Christian global of this day, for i do know of no different ebook which even makes an attempt to offer the image that's so effectively awarded in 'Our Moslem Sisters.'" -Charles R. Watson, Intercollegian

"The nice fight of the long run, they are saying, can be among Christ and Muhammad....For these Christians who imagine that Muhammadanism could function, at the very least, a half-way condominium in the direction of Christianity, we suggest the studying of 'Our Moslem Sisters.' there's not anything revolting. there's not anything sensational within the ebook. it's a description of the everyday life of Muhammadan women....It was once an infidel who declared that Christianity needs to be judged through its therapy of girls. enable the problem be permitted; allow Christianity and Muhammadanism either be judged through their remedy of women." -The Expository instances

CONTENTS

I. Hagar and Her Sisters

II. Egypt, the Land of Bondage

III. From less than the Yoke of Social Evils

IV. the ladies of Egypt once again

V. in the back of the hole Door in Tunis

VI. " no longer useless, merely Dry "

VII. mild in Darkest Morocco

VIII. Mohammedan ladies within the principal Soudan

IX. a narrative from East Africa

X. Our Arabian Sisters

XI. Women's lifestyles within the Yemen

XII. Pen-and-Ink Sketches in Palestine

XIII. once again in Palestine

XIV. Mohammedan girls in Syria

XV. at the back of the Lattice in Turkey

XVI. A Voice from Bulgaria

XVII. Darkness and dawn in Persia

XVIII. Darkness and first light in Persia (Part II)

XIX. The situation of Mohammedan girls in Baluchistan

XX. In Southern India

XXI. The Mohammedan ladies of Turkestan

XXII. In distant Cathay

XXIII. Our Moslem Sisters in Java

XXIV. The Mohammedan ladies of Malaysia

XXV. " What Wilt Thou Have Me to Do? "

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