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Middle Eastern cities

Middle Eastern cities

a symposium on ancient, Islamic, and contemporary Middle Eastern urbanism.

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns -- Middle East -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by Ira M. Lapidus.
      ContributionsLapidus, Ira M. ed., California. University. Committee for Middle Eastern Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT147.N4 M53
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 206 p.
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5300751M
      LC Control Number72081939

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        Middle Eastern cities cannot be lumped together as a single group. Rather they make up the urban kaleidoscope of the title, as the diversity of the six cities included here shows. They range from cities rich in tradition (Cairo, Tunis, and Baghdad), to neglected cities (Algiers and Sana'a), to newly emerging 'oil-rich' Gulf cities (Dubai). The authors are all young Arab scholars and architects. About Us. Middle East Books and More is a project of the American Educational Trust, a non-profit, non-partisan organization incorporated in in Washington, DC by retired U.S. Foreign Service Officers.. Our address is: 18th ST., NW. Washington, DC For more than 30 years, the American Educational Trust (AET) has been promoting U.S.-Middle East understanding with an emphasis on.


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