Interview with Najlā Muḥammad al-Hābīṭ مقابلة نجلا محمد الهابط

American University of Beirut Palestinian Oral History Archives
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00:00:11 - Socioeconomic conditions and everyday life in the village

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Partial Transcript: Significant Figures: al-Hābiṭ, Fahmīyah (Craftswoman).

Landmarks, Cultural and Touristic Institutions: Sūq Akka (Market).

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Keywords: Child labor; Child mortality; Currencies; Displacement; Druzes; Dwellings; Education; Embroidery; Farmers; Homeland; Kuwaykāt (Palestine); Lebanon; Means of transportation; Pre-Nakba life; Siblings; Sūq; Trade; Work songs

00:14:52 - War events and expulsion

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Partial Transcript: Significant Figures: al-Yūsuf, Ṣāliḥ (Landowner).

Families: al-Ghaḍbān.

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Keywords: Arranged marriage; Attacks; Birth; Bombings; Child mortality; Collaborationists; Destruction; Dhabīḥah; Displacement; Expulsion from Palestine; Gold; Homecoming; Intelligence services; Jafrā; Jewish settlements; Lebanon; Means of transportation; Midwives; Resistance; Return; Weather; Wedding celebration; Wedding songs; al-Shīshaklī, Adīb, 1909-1964; al-Ḥusaynī, Amīn, 1895-1975; Ḥinnah