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Author Wilkinson, Toby A. H., author.

Title The Nile : a journey downriver through Egypt's past and present / Toby Wilkinson.

Publication Info. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014.

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    962 WIL    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    962 WIL    Available
Edition First American edition.
Description xv, 292 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
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Note Originally published by Bloomsbury, London, in 2014.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-280) and index.
Contents The Nile: Egypt's eternal river -- Aswan: source of the Nile -- The deep south: where Egypt began -- Luxor: city of wonders -- Western Thebes: realm of the dead -- Qift and Qena: the centre and the provinces -- Abydos: place of mysteries -- Middle Egypt: cradle of religion -- The Fayum: a lake in the desert -- Cairo: Egypt's capital.
Subject Wilkinson, Toby A. H. -- Travel -- Nile River.
Nile River Valley -- Description and travel.
Nile River Valley -- History.
Egypt -- Civilization.
ISBN 9780385351553 (hardcover)
0385351550 (hardcover)

 
    
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