Journals Higher Education



Published: 21 June 2012

256 Pages | 20 illus

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9789774164859

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Women Travelers in Egypt

From the Eighteenth to the Twenty-first Century

Edited by Deborah Manley

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

From Eliza Fay's description of arriving in Egypt in 1779 to Rosemary Mahoney's daring trip down the Nile in a rowboat in 2006, this lively collection of writing by over forty women travelers includes Lady Evelyn Cobbold, Isabella Bird, Winifred Blackman, Norma Lorimer, Harriet Martineau, Florence Nightingale, Amelia Edwards, and Lucie Duff Gordon.


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