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The History of Modern Egypt

From Muhammad Ali to Mubarak ([Asia Africa series of modern histories])

by P.J. Vatikiotis

  • 187 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa - General,
  • History,
  • Middle East - Egypt,
  • History / Africa,
  • 1798-,
  • Egypt,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages560
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7869531M
    ISBN 100801823390
    ISBN 109780801823398

    The History of Modern Egypt comprehensively covers this turbulent history, helping to explain and sort through all the different forces at play in Egypt over the last years. At the same time, it examines and analyzes all of the different religious, political, foreign, and . The Society of the Muslim Brothers by Richard P. Mitchell, John O. Voll Book Description: First published in as part of a series edited by renowned Islamic scholar Albert Hourani, this book has been the standard source for the history of the revivalist Egyptian movement--the Muslim Brethren up to the time of Nasser. The Muslim Brethren are now well-recognized for their foundational role.

    As opposed to your next book, Ancient Egypt: Anatomy of a Civilisation, which is slightly more complicated, because it represents a reassessment of Ancient Egypt – right? Yes. This is, to my mind, one of the most original pieces of scholarship on Ancient Egypt published in the last 50 years – and there is a particular connection to me, because the author, Barry Kemp, was my lecturer at.   The rich, intense story offers an inside view of modern Egypt as the country attempts to emerge from British occupation and forge its own identity. Palace Walk tells the story up to the Author: Pushpinder Khaneka.

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A good old fashioned history. Analytic as well as descriptive. Provides an excellent understanding of Egyptian politics in the period I was looking at ie to Its limitation is of course that Mubarak is too late and the Arab spring was yet to be sprung when it was written.

But so far the best history of modern egypt I can by: P.J. Vatikiotis The Modern History of Egypt is an attempt to provide a comprehensive account of its eponymous topic in the traditional style of high political analysis/5(2).

Book Description Begins with an examination of the Arab conquest, the age of the Mamluks, and incorporation into the Ottoman Empire and continues with the early development of the modern state under Muhammad Ali, the liberal experiment after/5(3). A Short History of Modern Egypt book.

Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Begins with an examination of the Arab conquest, the /5(5). An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

The History of Modern Egypt: From Muhammad Ali to Mubarak by P. Vatikiotis A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. The History of Modern Egypt comprehensively covers this turbulent history, helping to explain and sort through all the different forces at play in Egypt over the last years.

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35 in the reign of the Emperor Kuang Wu Ti of the. The history of Egypt from the Arab conquest in to the present day introduces the reader to the central paradox of Egyptian identity - the alienation of the Egyptian from his rulers, who until were foreigners, and the continuity of an area with fixed boundaries which has existed for millenia.

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Afaf al-Sayyid Marsot explores the paradoxes of Egypt's history in a new edition of her successful A Short History of Modern by: Since the founding of a unified kingdom by King Narmer (also known as Menes) around BC, Egypt has been the stage upon which a long history of invasion, outward expansion, vast buiding products and scientific, philological and medical discoveries were made over the course of nine major periods (or kingdoms) sub-divided into more than Under the Ottoman Empire, Egypt was granted some autonomy because as long as taxes were paid, the Ottomans were content to let the Egyptians administer : Islam Islami.

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The earliest history of books actually predates what would conventionally be called "books" today and begins with tablets, scrolls, and sheets of papyrus. Rev. of: The history of Egypt. 3rd ed. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate BookplateleafPages:. Egypt has one of the oldest civilizations and proudest national histories in the world, but most military histories treat it as a mere battleground for other great imperial powers such as the Ottoman Empire, the French, and the British.

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