Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 May 2015

216 Pages | 274 illus., including 110 in color

7.5 x 9.5 inches

ISBN: 9789774166938

Bookseller Code (02)

On the Nile in the Golden Age of Travel

Andrew Humphreys

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • The first definitive book on the history of the travel on the Nile, from the early times to Thomas Cook's 19th century steamers.
  • Includes accounts by such famed Nile travelers like Amelia Edwards, Lucie Duff Gordon, Rudyard Kipling, Arthur Conan Doyle, and Agatha Christie.
  • Beautifully illustrated with vintage photography, period posters, and advertising material.