Title: Egypt, handbook for travellers. pt. 1. Lower Egypt, with the Fayûm and the peninsula of Sinai [Electronic Edition]

Author: Baedeker, Karl
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Publication date: 2005
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Note: This text , "Egypt, handbook for travellers. pt. 1. Lower Egypt, with the Fayu^m and the peninsula of Sinai," represents the first volume of a two volume set. Part 2, also available through TIMEA, focuses on "Upper Egypt, with Nubia as far as the second cataract and the western oases."
Note: This version of the text treats double-page maps as individual page images and omits fold-out maps. Complete images of fold-out and double-page maps will be available in January 2006.
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Title: Egypt, handbook for travellers. pt. 1. Lower Egypt, with the Fayu^m and the peninsula of Sinai

Author: K. Baedeker
Second Edition
Publisher: K. Baedeker
Place of publication: Leipsic; London
Publication date: 1885
Description of the project: This electronic text is part of the Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA), developed by Rice University.
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Origin/composition of the text: 1885
Languages used in the text:
  • English (en)
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Keywords: (Library of Congress Subject Headings)( Library of Congress Subject Headings )
  • Egypt--Guidebooks.
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Egypt, handbook for travellers. pt. 1. Lower Egypt, with the Fayûm and the peninsula of Sinai [Electronic Edition]


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