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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.

Book Book (c2007.)
Description: xxvii, 439 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2007.
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  • ISBN: 1576079198 (hard cover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781576079195 (hard cover : alk. paper)
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
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 -- Regional and sub-regional maps -- Cities of the Middle East and North Africa -- Glossary -- Index.
Summary: Includes sections on Aden, Aleppo, Alexandria, Baghdad, Basra, Beirut, Cairo, Casablanca, Damascus, Fez, Haifa, Istanbul, Jerusalem, Mecca (Makkah), Marrakesh, Mogadishu, Samarkand, Tangiers, Timbuktu, Zanzibar.
Authors: Dumper, Michael. (Added Author). Stanley, Bruce E. (Added Author).
Citation: Dumper, Michael. "Cities of the Middle East and North Africa : a historical encyclopedia." Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 2007.

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