Edward William Lane and Jason Thompson
Few works about the Middle East have exerted such wide and long-lasting influence as Edward William Lane’s An Account of the Manners and Customs of the Modern Egyptians. First published in 1836, this classic book has never gone out of print, continuously providing material and inspiration for generations of scholars, writers, and travelers, who have praised its comprehensiveness, detail, and perception. ... Read more
Cairo Scholarship Online now makes available the full text of more than 80 books on Egypt and the Middle East in six subject areas: Political Science, History, Society and Culture, Law, Religion, and Archaeology.
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