Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 July 2018

240 Pages | Maps

5 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9789774168567

Bookseller Code (03)

A Field Guide to the Street Names of Central Cairo

Humphrey Davies and Lesley Lababidi

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • A meticulously researched map of Cairo that takes the reader on a journey through the streets, squares, and bridges of Africa's biggest city.
  • A fascinating look at the origins of the street names of the capital and the people, places, events, and dates behind them.
  • Comprehensive maps and alphabetical listings of current and previous street names, what they commemorate, and when they were first recorded.