CAIRO: The City Victorious

By: Rodenbeck, Max

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Book Condition: Very Good


xviii, + 395pp. Monochrome illustrated endpapers, plus an intext 'Historical development of Cairo' map. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over lightly bumped spine. Plain black boards undamaged. Textblock minimally tanned, else unmarked. Colour-art illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. Max Rodenbeck, having spent much of his life in Cairo, is well placed to present this richly texttured biography of Cairo, combining a sweeping timescale with a keen eye for telling detail. It traces the life of the city from its birth through the heights of medieval splendour and down to the present time . . . Contents include: Prelims. An Orientation. 11 chapters. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. Book weight approx. 750g.

Title: CAIRO: The City Victorious

Author Name: Rodenbeck, Max

Categories: Social History, History - Local, History - General,

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Publisher: London, Picardor: 1998

ISBN Number: 0330337092

ISBN Number 13: 9780330337090

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013715

Keywords: History, Cities, Cairo, Egypt, History, Sociology, Social History, Rodenbeck, Max