Cities of the Middle East and North Africa : a historical encyclopedia / Michael R.T. Dumper and Bruce E. Stanley, editors ; foreword by Janet L. Abu-Lughod.

Published
  • Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO c2007
Physical description
xxvii, 439 p. : ill., maps.
ISBN
  • 1576079198 (hard cover : alk. paper)
  • 1576079201 (ebook)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
  • English
Contents
  • Contributors and their entries -- List of entries -- Foreword -- Reevaluating the past, rethinking the future / by Michael Dumper -- The wonders of cities and the marvels of seeing cities comparatively / by Bruce Stanley -- Cities of the Middle East and North Africa -- Glossary -- Index.
Related item
  • Other format: ; ISBN: 1-57607-919-8
  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0668/2006027503-d.html
Genre
  • Electronic books.
  • Encyclopedia
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
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Summary

  • The first work to offer 5,000 years of authoritative historical coverage of ancient and modern cities in the Middle East and North Africa—from their founding to the present—highlighting each city's cultural, social, political, and economic significance.

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Aga Khan Library, London: Main reading room HT147.5 .C574 2007
British Library: Lending Collection Q307.760956
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.2007.b.659
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University of Exeter Library: Forum Library 956.04 CIT
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University of Oxford Libraries: Islamic Studies Library HT147.5 CIT 2007
University of Oxford Libraries: Sackler Library: 3rd Floor [EAL] BWa Dum
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University of Portsmouth: University Library, Second Floor 956 Standard
SOAS Library, University of London: Main Library NB307.76 /986767

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