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Cairo: 1001 years of the city victorious [by] Janet L. Abu-Lughod.


Princeton, N.J., Princeton University Press, 1971.
ISBN 0691030855, 9780691030852

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Subjects Cairo (Egypt)
Caïro.
Egypt -- Cairo.
Kairo.
Le Caire (Égypte) -- Descriptions et voyages.
Le Caire (Égypte) -- Histoire.
Series Princeton studies on the Near East.
Description xiv, 284 pages illustrations, maps 29 cm.
Copyright Date 1971.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-265).
Contents The legacy of the first Arab settlements (640-1170) -- Ascent to medieval capital (1170-1340) -- Decline and fall -- The heritage from the medieval city -- Cleansing the Augean stables (1800-1848) -- The origins of modern Cairo -- The exploding demand for capital city residence -- The increased supply of urban land -- Urban problems : old, persistent, and new -- The emergence of the Northern city : comparative growth rates -- The anatomy of metropolitan Cairo -- Whither the city : a prognosis.
Geographic Area Egypt
Network Numbers (OCoLC)163357
(OCoLC)ocm00163357
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WorldCat Identities Abu-Lughod, Janet L.
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