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Published: 01 December 2016

336 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780190655228

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The Animal in Ottoman Egypt

Alan Mikhail

  • Examines the multiple changing relationships between humans and animals in a place that affords perhaps the longest documentary record of the human-animal relationship.
  • Ottoman Egypt cannot be understood without acknowledging animals as central shapers of the early modern world.
  • Analysis of what animals did as opposed to what they represented or symbolized.

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