Abu-Lughod, Janet L.
1001 Years of the City Victorious
Series:Princeton Legacy Library 5221
Aims and Scope
1001 years as a continuous settlement, 100 years as a modern city, Cairo in the 1970s is a complex metropolis. Janet Abu-Lughod traces the social and demographic history of Cairo, demonstrating the continuities and transformations that underlie the organziation of today's city.
Originally published in 1971.
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- 304 pages
- PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS