Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2020

288 Pages | 100

6.69 x 9.61 inches

ISBN: 9781474458603

Bookseller Code (06)


Urban Histories on the Banks of a River

Nezar AlSayyad

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Includes descriptions of individual buildings, archaeological sites, urban areas and their histories
  • Brings a new perspective to a much studied history and geography of the Nile basin
  • Focuses on urban space by anchoring specific events in cites along the Nile
  • Analyses the interplay between the natural, cultural and economic aspects of the Nile basin
  • Beautifully illustrated with 100 colour photographs and 14 colour maps