Swiss explorer and article writer who spent lots of time in North Africa and was known for rejecting Western morality and heading her personal path which of Islam. She began dressing as a guy at a age due to the independence it offered her and she discovered to speak multiple dialects including French, Russian and German. She published about her moves in books and French papers including Les journaliers. She was created to a Lutheran Baltic German mom and and Armenian dad. Peter O Toole starred inside a film about her known as Isabelle Eberhardt in 1991.