Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 January 2015

392 Pages | 5 tables, 15 b/w photos, 68 b/w line drawings, 12 color line drawings

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9789774166143

Bookseller Code (06)

The Medieval Nile

Route, Navigation, and Landscape in Islamic Egypt

John Cooper

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • A unique study of the intersection between history and geography of the world's longest river.
  • Previously unpublished research on medieval history of the Nile Valley.
  • Of importance today as the history and politics of the Nile remain central to Egypt's past, present, and future.
  • Richly illustrated with images, line drawings, and maps.

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