Creating Medieval Cairo

200 EGP

LiveOut of stock

This book argues that the historic city we know as Medieval Cairo was created in the nineteenth century by both Egyptians and Europeans against a background of four overlapping ... more on AUC Press

Buy it from AUC Press

This book argues that the historic city we know as Medieval Cairo was created in the nineteenth century by both Egyptians and Europeans against a background of four overlapping ... more on AUC Press

Creating Medieval Cairo Details

  • The best price of Creating Medieval Cairo by AUC Press in Egypt is 200 EGP
  • Available payment methods are
    E-Payment
  • Delivery fees are 16-40 EGP
  • Similar products to Creating Medieval Cairo are sold at Jumia, Diwan, AUC Press with prices starting at 120 EGP
  • The first appearance of this product was on Apr 17, 2014
  • Amongst similar products of Creating Medieval Cairo the cheapest price is 120 EGP from Jumia

AUC Press's Description

This book argues that the historic city we know as Medieval Cairo was created in the nineteenth century by both Egyptians and Europeans against a background of four overlapping political and cultural contexts: the local Egyptian, Anglo-Egyptian, Anglo-Indian, and Ottoman imperial milieux. Addressing the interrelated topics of empire, local history, religion, and transnational heritage, historian Paula Sanders shows how Cairo’s architectural heritage became canonized in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The book also explains why and how the city assumed its characteristically Mamluk appearance and situates the activities of the European-dominated architectural preservation committee (known as the Comité) within the history of religious life in nineteenth-century Cairo. Offering fresh perspectives and keen historical analysis, this volume examines the unacknowledged colonial legacy that continues to inform the practice of and debates over preservation in Cairo.

Reviews of Creating Medieval Cairo

  • No reviews exist yet for this product.

Similar Products

ProductStorePricePayment methodsDelivery timeFees

Store: Jumia

Price: 120 EGPPayment methods:
Cash on DeliveryCredit CardE-Payment
Delivery time: 2-5 day(s) Fees : 15 EGP Buy it

Store: Diwan

Price: 200 EGPPayment methods:
Cash on DeliveryCredit Card
Delivery time: 1-3 day(s) Fees : 15 EGP Buy it

Store: Jumia

Price: 350 EGPPayment methods:
Cash on DeliveryCredit CardE-Payment
Delivery time: 2-5 day(s) Fees : 15 EGP Buy it

Store: AUC Press

Price: 450 EGPPayment methods:
E-Payment
Delivery time: N/A Fees : 16-40 EGP Buy it