*A fascinating study of the early American experience in Egypt and the Eastern Mediterranean *Includes previously unpublished and rarely seen personal travel accounts complemented by more than 30 illustrations
Cairo has for centuries been recognized as one of the great cities of the world, and this anthology brings together travelers´ descriptions of it over the centuries-from the comments of Herodotus to those of Julian Huxley. Perhaps more than anything...
Readings from literary works that re-construct and re-map the city of Cairo
A new paperback edition of the winner of the 1999 Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature
Sophistry and Political Philosophy
* Serious study of an inaccessible series of Theban tombs * Important scholarly work of keen interest to Egyptology libraries and organizations *The first publication on the groundbreaking work on these Kushite tombs in the Theban Necropolis
This new series of three books aims to develop the writing skills of students learning Modern Standard Arabic, enabling them to move from forming correct words, phrases, sentences, and simple texts, to writing simple paragraphs and ultimately producing...