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The Medieval Nile
Language: en
Pages: 421
Authors: John P. Cooper
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: Amer Univ in Cairo Press

Nile River; navigation; history.
The Medieval Nile
Language: en
Authors: John Peter Cooper
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

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The Medieval Mediterranean City
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Felicity Ratté
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-18 - Publisher: McFarland

This book is a study of architecture and urban design across the Mediterranean Sea from the 12th to the 14th Century, a time when there was no single, hegemonic power dominating the area. The focus of the study--four cities on the Italian peninsula, and four in Syria and Egypt--is the
The Medieval Kingdoms of Nubia
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Derek A. Welsby
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: British Museum Publications Limited

Nubia had a rich pagan heritage, stretching back thousands of years. During probably the 6th century AD various factors led to the adoption of Christianity. This book charts this huge cultural transition and its impact.
Language: en
Pages: 363
Authors: Derek A. Welsby, Charles M. Daniels
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: British Inst in Eastern Africa

Soba was the `rich and prosperous' capital of the Medieval Kingdom of Alwa in Central Sudan. Situated on the Blue Nile, some 20 km above Khartoum, its remains today are no more than a heap of mounds. This report records the results of survey and excavation between 1981 and 1986,