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The Resource Egypt : a short history, Robert L. Tignor

Egypt : a short history, Robert L. Tignor

Label
Egypt : a short history
Title
Egypt
Title remainder
a short history
Statement of responsibility
Robert L. Tignor
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a sweeping, colorful, and concise narrative history of Egypt from the beginning of human settlement in the Nile River valley 5000 years ago to the present day. Accessible, authoritative, and richly illustrated, this is an ideal introduction and guide to Egypt's long, brilliant, and complex history for general readers, tourists, and anyone else who wants a better understanding of this vibrant and fascinating country, one that has played a central role in world history for millennia--and that continues to do so today. Respected historian Robert Tignor, who has lived in Egypt at different
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tignor, Robert L
Dewey number
962
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DT77
LC item number
.T54 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Egypt
  • HISTORY
  • Egypt
Label
Egypt : a short history, Robert L. Tignor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Credits; Preface; CHAPTER ONE: The Land and People; CHAPTER TWO: Egypt during the Old Kingdom; CHAPTER THREE: The Middle and New Kingdoms; CHAPTER FOUR: Nubians, Greeks, and Romans, circa 1200 BCE-632 CE; CHAPTER FIVE: Christian Egypt; CHAPTER SIX: Egypt within Islamic Empires, 639-969; CHAPTER SEVEN: Fatimids, Ayyubids, and Mamluks, 969-1517; CHAPTER EIGHT: Ottoman Egypt, 1517-1798; CHAPTER NINE: Napoleon Bonaparte, Muhammad Ali, and Ismail: Egypt in the Nineteenth Century; CHAPTER TEN: The British Period, 1882-1952
Control code
753700845
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • with a new afterword by the author.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 371 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400839827
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plates
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttxvkr
  • 9eea1c1e-4098-4400-9042-f81c164c3f33
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753700845
Label
Egypt : a short history, Robert L. Tignor
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Credits; Preface; CHAPTER ONE: The Land and People; CHAPTER TWO: Egypt during the Old Kingdom; CHAPTER THREE: The Middle and New Kingdoms; CHAPTER FOUR: Nubians, Greeks, and Romans, circa 1200 BCE-632 CE; CHAPTER FIVE: Christian Egypt; CHAPTER SIX: Egypt within Islamic Empires, 639-969; CHAPTER SEVEN: Fatimids, Ayyubids, and Mamluks, 969-1517; CHAPTER EIGHT: Ottoman Egypt, 1517-1798; CHAPTER NINE: Napoleon Bonaparte, Muhammad Ali, and Ismail: Egypt in the Nineteenth Century; CHAPTER TEN: The British Period, 1882-1952
Control code
753700845
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • with a new afterword by the author.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 371 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400839827
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plates
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttxvkr
  • 9eea1c1e-4098-4400-9042-f81c164c3f33
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753700845

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