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Antiquity: The Civilization of the Ancient World

by Cantor, Norman E

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2003
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1st US Edition
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9780060174095
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HarperCollins, 2003 A compact ..."survey of the ancient world, from the birth of Sumerian civilization around 3500B.C. in the Tigris-Euphrates valley ...to the fall of the Roman Empirein A.D. 453. In Antiquity, Cantor covers such subjects as Classical Greece, Judaism, the founding of Christianity, and the triumph and decline of Rome. In this fascinating and comprehensive analysis, the author explores… Read more
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The Copts in Cyprus

by Burmester, Oswald Hugh Ewart

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1942
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Fair > Good
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Off-Print.
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Cairo: Imprimerie De L'institut Francais D'archeologie Orientale, 1942 "Extrait du Bulletin de la Societe d'Archeologie Copte t.VII (1941) " pp9-13 Off-print from journal, text complete but pages and paper cover damaged. Off-Print.. Original Wraps. Fair > Good.
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Cavafy's Alexandria: Study of a Myth in Progress

by Keeley,Edmund

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Published
1976
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1st.US Edition.
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9780674104303
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Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 1976 C. P. Cavafy, one of the greatest modern Greek poets, lived in Alexandria for all but a few of his seventy years. Alexandria became, for Cavafy, a central poetic metaphor and eventually a myth encompassing the entire Greek world. In this, the first full-length critical work on Cavafy in English, Keeley describes Cavafy' literary… Read more
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Cavafy's Alexandria

by Keeley,Edmund

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1996
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9780691044989
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Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1996 C. P. Cavafy, one of the greatest modern Greek poets, lived in Alexandria for all but a few of his seventy years. Alexandria became, for Cavafy, a central poetic metaphor and eventually a myth encompassing the entire Greek world. In this, the first full-length critical work on Cavafy in English, Keeley describes Cavafy"s literary… Read more
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Letters from Egypt: A Journey on the Nile, 1849-1850

by Nightingale, Florence

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Published
1988
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1st US Edition.
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9780802115324
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New York: Grove Press, 1988 Florence Nightingale was twenty-nine when she visited Egypt in the winter of 1849-50 with her friends Charles and Selina Bracebridge. A journey to the fabled land of the Arabian Nights was a fantastic adventure at that time, and Florence wrote long, picturesque letters to her family describing her visit and her views of the country,… Read more
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From the Holy Mountain : A Journey in the Shadow of Byzantium.

by Dalrymple, William

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1997
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Reprint.
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9780006547747
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London: Flamingo, 1997 In 587 AD, two monks set off on an extraordinary journey that would take them in an arc across the entire Byzantine world, from the shores of the Bosphorus to the sand dunes of Egypt. On the way John Moschos and his pupil Sophronius the Sophist stayed in caves, monasteries, and remote hermitages, collecting the wisdom of… Read more
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Egypt and the Holy Land in Historic Photographs: Seventy-Seven Views by Francis Frith

by Frith, Francis

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1985
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9780486240480
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New York: Dover Publications, 1985 Edited by Jon Manchip White. The original Francis Frith photographs were published by William Mackenzie, London 1862. This eduition includes a selection of 77 of these historic photographs. This copy is damaged (some pages chewed at upper right corner) but this does not affect the images themselves.. Reissue.. Softcover. Fair > Good.
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Kybalion: A Study of the Hermetic Philosophy of Ancient Egypt and Greece

by Three Initiates

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Published
1942
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Fine
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Facsimile Reprint.
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9780766100800
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U.S.A.: Kessinger Publishing, LLC, 1942 Fascimile of the edition originally published by A.F.Seward & Co/ The Yogi Publication Society. 1908. Facsimile Reprint.. Softcover. Fine.
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An Egyptian Panorama: Reports From The 19th Century British Press

by Warner, Nicholas

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Published
1994
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First Thus.
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9789775170040
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Cairo: Zeitouna, 1994 Thne growing awareness of Egypt as a result of Napoleon's invasion in 1798 ultimately developed into a British imperial concern in 1882 . Here in these 100 images and articles are the roots of Western public opinion towards Egypt. Teravel in Egypt, and route to India and points east on the Grand Toue; archaological discoveries; local events… Read more
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Taxidevontas : Italia, Aigyptos, Sina, Ierusalem, Kypros, Morias

by Kazantzakis,Nikos

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2014
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New Book from Greece
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Reissue.
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9786185029623
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Athens: Ekdoseis Ethnos, 2014 Re-issue with an introduction by Nikos Mathaioudakis Essays on various places (Italy, Egypt,Sinai, Jerusalem,Cyprus) that Kazantzakis travelled to in 1926 & 1927. 336p. [ see English language editions under the title "Journeying : Travels in Italy,Egypt,Sinai,Jerusalem and Cyprus"]. Reissue.. Decorative Hardcover. New Book from Greece.
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Temples, Tombs, and Hieroglyphs: A Popular History of Ancient Egypt

by Mertz, Barbara

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2007
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2nd Ed.
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9780061252761
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New York: William Morrow, 2007 "Temples, Tombs, and Hieroglyphs brings ancient Egypt to life as never before. Lavishly illustrated with pictures, maps, photographs, and charts, it offers tantalizing glimpses into Egyptian society and everyday life; amazing stories of the pharaohs and the rise and fall of great dynasties; religion and culture; folklore and fairy tales; stories of the explorers, scientists,… Read more
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Sinai. The Great and Terrible Wilderness.

by Bernstein, Burton

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Published
1979
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First Edition.
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New York: Viking, 1979 The author ". took four trips though the Sinai and in thei eye-opening report on its past and present we experience with him the discovery of its people and places : the wandering Bedouins for whom the Sinai is home, the Israelis who governed it between the Six Day War and the peace treaty of 1979,… Read more
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Middle East. a Record of Travel in the Countries of Egypt, Palestine, Iraq, Turkey and Greece

by Morton,H.V,

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Published
1943
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4th.Ed..
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London: Methuen, 1943 Selections from three previous travel books :"'In the Steps of the Master", "In the Steps of St. Paul" and "Through the Lands of the Bible" covering general information on places in the Middle East at that time involved in World War II, together with much new writing about Greece & Turkey. 326p. plates.index, maps in endpapers. Donor… Read more
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From an Antique Land - Ancient and Modern in the Middle East

by Huxley, Julian S

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Published
1956
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London: Max Parrish, 1956 The author travelled widely in the Middle East as a member of the General Conference of Unesco held in Beirut in 1948. In this book he notes the physical geography of the region, the resources and development of the various civilizations since prehistoric times, and observes the social economic and political conditions c.1948-1950. Covers Iran Iraq… Read more
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Islands of the Blest: A guide to the Oases and Western Desert of Egypt

by Vivian, Cassandra

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Published
1990
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First Thus.
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Egypt: International Publishers/ Trade Routes Enterprises, 1990 Fascinating and comprehensive guide to the Oases of the Western Desert : Farafra, Baharia, Fayoum, Wadi Natrun, Awlad Ali, El Difa, Siwa. Covering geology, archaeology, fossils, wildlife, artifacts, ancient and modern, caravan routes and roadways. 309p, illus [some col] bibliography, index Two detailed folded maps laid in ,. First Thus.. Soft Cover. Very… Read more
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Alexandria : A History and a Guide. Introduction by Lawrence Durrell.

by Forster, E.M.

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Published
1961
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First Thus
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New York: Anchor, 1961 Reprint of classic travel book originally published in Alexandria in 1922 which included the first appearance in English of C.P.Cavafy's poem "The God Abandons Anthony" [p. 104 ] translated George Valassopoulos. 243p. maps.index.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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In the Pharaoh's Shadow: Travels in Ancient and Modern Egypt

by Sattin, Anthony

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Published
2000
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As New
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1st UK Edition.
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9780575063976
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London: Victor Gollancz, 2000 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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Thebes of the Hundred Gates: Sound and Light Spectacle, Karnak Temples (Luxor)

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1975
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Cairo: Ministry Of Culture, Arab Republic Of Egypt, 1975 Illustrated guide to the Karkak temples at Luxoe, with the text of the Sound and Light performance held there. 96p. illus (some col). First Thus.. Soft Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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From the Holy Mountain : A Journey in the Shadow of Byzantium.

by Dalrymple, William

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1997
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9780006547747
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London: Flamingo, 1997 In 587 AD, two monks set off on an extraordinary journey that would take them in an arc across the entire Byzantine world, from the shores of the Bosphorus to the sand dunes of Egypt. On the way John Moschos and his pupil Sophronius the Sophist stayed in caves, monasteries, and remote hermitages, collecting the wisdom of… Read more
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Once To Sinai: The Further Pilgrimage of Friar Felix Fabri

by Prescott, H.F.M. & Fabri, Felix

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1957
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First Edition.
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London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1957 In 1483 Friar Felix Fabri undertook a second pilgrimage to Jerusalem. This book vividly describes his return journey through the deserts of Sinai to St Catherine's Monastery, down the Nile though Egypt to Alexandria and then by ship to Venice and finally to his home monastery in Ulm.310p. illus maps. bibliography. index. First Edition.. Hard… Read more
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