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The history and religious heritage of old Cairo : its fortress, churches, synagogue, and mosque / Gawdat Gabra ... [et al.] ; edited by Carolyn Ludwig and Morris Jackson ; photographs by Sherif Sonbol.

By: Gabra, Gawdat
Contributor(s): Ludwig, Carolyn | Jackson, Morris | Swelim, Tarek | Sunbul, Sharīf
Publisher: Cairo : American University in Cairo Press, c2013.Edition: Ludwig Publishing editionDescription: 334 p. : ill., maps; 31 cm.ISBN: 9789774164590; 9774164598Subject(s): Architecture -- Egypt -- Cairo | Religious architecture -- Egypt -- Cairo | Church buildings -- Egypt -- Cairo | Synagogues -- Egypt -- Cairo | Mosques -- Egypt -- Cairo | Christianity -- Egypt -- Cairo | Judaism -- Egypt -- Cairo | Islam -- Egypt -- Cairo | Cairo (Egypt) -- Buildings, structures, etc | Cairo (Egypt) -- Description and travel | Cairo (Egypt) -- Pictorial works | Cairo (Egypt) -- ReligionDDC classification: 720.962/16 LOC classification: NA1583 | .G33 2013
Contents:
Preface / Carolyn Ludwig -- Introduction / Gawdat Gabra -- Chronology of events -- Plan of old Cairo / Nicholas Warner -- The fortress of Babylon in old Cairo / Gawdat Gabra -- The Jewish heritage of old Cairo / Stefan C. Reif -- The Christian heritage of old Cairo / Gertrud J.M. van Loon -- The coptic Museum / Gawdat Gabra -- The Islamic heritage of old Cairo / Tarek Swelim.
Holdings
Item type Home library Collection Shelving location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode
Book British Museum
Egypt and Sudan Shelves JE.GAB (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 54063000242704

Dar el Kutub No. 17300/11

Includes bibliography (p. 326-329) and index.

Preface / Carolyn Ludwig -- Introduction / Gawdat Gabra -- Chronology of events -- Plan of old Cairo / Nicholas Warner -- The fortress of Babylon in old Cairo / Gawdat Gabra -- The Jewish heritage of old Cairo / Stefan C. Reif -- The Christian heritage of old Cairo / Gertrud J.M. van Loon -- The coptic Museum / Gawdat Gabra -- The Islamic heritage of old Cairo / Tarek Swelim.

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