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Published: 09 January 2014

336 Pages


ISBN: 9780199315277

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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.