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Product Description: This book provides an introduction not only to the works of Sun'Allah Ibrahim, but also, more generally, to the modern literature of Egypt (and elsewhere in the Arab world) over a 40-year period, in its social, historical and political setting.

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9780748641321 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, July 1, 2016, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: This book provides an introduction not only to the works of Sun'Allah Ibrahim, but also, more generally, to the modern literature of Egypt (and elsewhere in the Arab world) over a 40-year period, in its social, historical and political setting.

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Product Description: A PROFOUNDLY ORIGINAL DEBUT FROM HIGHLY ACCLAIMED EGYPTIAN WRITERYoussef Rakha's extraordinary The Book of the Sultan's Seal was published less than two weeks after then Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak stepped down, following mass protests, in February 2011...read more
By Paul Starkey (trans)

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9781566569163, titled "The Book of the Sultan's Seal: Strange Incidents from History in the City of Mars" | Interlink Pub Group Inc, November 4, 2014, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A PROFOUNDLY ORIGINAL DEBUT FROM HIGHLY ACCLAIMED EGYPTIAN WRITERYoussef Rakha's extraordinary The Book of the Sultan's Seal was published less than two weeks after then Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak stepped down, following mass protests, in February 2011.

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9781566569910 | Italian edition edition (Interlink Pub Group Inc, November 4, 2014), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A PROFOUNDLY ORIGINAL DEBUT FROM HIGHLY ACCLAIMED EGYPTIAN WRITERYoussef Rakha's extraordinary The Book of the Sultan's Seal was published less than two weeks after then Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak stepped down, following mass protests, in February 2011.

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Product Description: A new award-winning novel from the acclaimed author of TouchA young woman, asked at work to write a letter to an older man, does as she is told. So begins an enigmatic but passionate love affair conducted entirely in letters. A love affair? Maybe...read more
By Paul Starkey (trans)

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9781566568630 | Italian edition edition (Interlink Pub Group Inc, November 1, 2011), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A new award-winning novel from the acclaimed author of TouchA young woman, asked at work to write a letter to an older man, does as she is told.

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Product Description: The Encyclopedia of Arabic Literature is an authoritative reference source on the most important authors, works, genres, key terms, concepts and issues in the Arabic literary tradition. The Encyclopedia covers the classical (pre-Islamic to 1258), transitional (1258-1798) and modern periods within a single work...read more
By Paul Starkey (editor)

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9780415571135 | 1 edition (Routledge, March 3, 2010), cover price $95.00 | About this edition: The Encyclopedia of Arabic Literature is an authoritative reference source on the most important authors, works, genres, key terms, concepts and issues in the Arabic literary tradition.

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Product Description: A young woman named Maryam wakes from a disturbing, violent dream to find herself in a bed in a strange apartment in Cairo, rather than in her dormitory room where she fell asleep. With this enigmatic scene, Mansoura Ez Eldin begins an eerie tale of a woman cut loose from her world and struggling to reconnect the tenuous links to her former life...read more

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9789774160561 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, June 15, 2007, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A young woman named Maryam wakes from a disturbing, violent dream to find herself in a bed in a strange apartment in Cairo, rather than in her dormitory room where she fell asleep.

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Product Description: In this succinct introduction to modern Arabic literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, Paul Starkey traces its development from the medieval Arabic literary tradition―beginning in the sixth-century with nomadic Bedouin poetry and the Qur'an―through new literary forms adapted from Western imaginative literature...read more

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9781589011342 | Georgetown Univ Pr, September 15, 2006, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: In this succinct introduction to modern Arabic literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, Paul Starkey traces its development from the medieval Arabic literary tradition―beginning in the sixth-century with nomadic Bedouin poetry and the Qur'an―through new literary forms adapted from Western imaginative literature.
9780748612918 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, July 20, 2006, cover price $131.35 | About this edition: In this succinct introduction to modern Arabic literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, Paul Starkey traces its development from the medieval Arabic literary tradition―beginning in the sixth-century with nomadic Bedouin poetry and the Qur'an―through new literary forms adapted from Western imaginative literature.

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9781589011359 | Georgetown Univ Pr, September 15, 2006, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: In this succinct introduction to modern Arabic literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, Paul Starkey traces its development from the medieval Arabic literary tradition―beginning in the sixth-century with nomadic Bedouin poetry and the Qur'an―through new literary forms adapted from Western imaginative literature.

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Set in the small town called Tarrana in the Nile Delta in the 1930s, this book revolves around nine episodes in the life of a sensitive young Christian boy - a montage of philosophical, mythical, and psychological perspectives that highlights the struggle between polarities of man and woman, Copt and Muslim, dreams and reality.

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9780863565168 | Italian edition edition (Al Saqi, September 3, 2005), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Set in the small town called Tarrana in the Nile Delta in the 1930s, this book revolves around nine episodes in the life of a sensitive young Christian boy - a montage of philosophical, mythical, and psychological perspectives that highlights the struggle between polarities of man and woman, Copt and Muslim, dreams and reality.

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Product Description: Mejora de la Movilidad Rural forma parte de la Serie de Documentos de Trabajo del Banco Mundial. Estos informes son publicados con el fin de comunicar los resultados del trabajo del Banco Mundial y estimular la discusion publica.Muchos habitantes de las zonas rurales en los paises en desarrollo carecen de acceso adecuado y asequible a la infraestructura y los servicios de transporte...read more

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9780821357262 | World Bank, May 27, 2004, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Mejora de la Movilidad Rural forma parte de la Serie de Documentos de Trabajo del Banco Mundial.

The Encyclopedia of Arabic Literature is an authoritative reference source on the most important authors, works, genres, key terms, concepts and issues in the Arabic literary tradition. The Encyclopedia covers the classical (pre-Islamic to 1258), transitional (1258-1798) and modern periods within a single work. In over 1300 separately-authored entries, many of the world's experts combine current research with traditional study to provide authoritative analysis and commentary on a wide range of areas. These include major authors, important works, and a variety of literary terms. Also covered are forms such as poetry, drama and newspaper writing and key critical concepts of Arabic literature.
By Julie Scott Meisami (editor) and Paul Starkey (editor)

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9780415068086 | Routledge, June 1, 1998, cover price $730.00 | About this edition: The Encyclopedia of Arabic Literature is an authoritative reference source on the most important authors, works, genres, key terms, concepts and issues in the Arabic literary tradition.
9780415185721 | Routledge, May 1, 1998, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: This reference work covers the classical, transitional and modern periods.
9780415185714 | Routledge, May 1, 1998, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: This reference work covers the classical, transitional and modern periods.

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9780203020425 | Routledge, September 1, 2003, cover price $525.00

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Product Description: Many inhabitants of rural areas in developing countries do not have adequate and affordable access to transport infrastructure services. Insufficient access to transport constrains economic and social development and contributes to poverty...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780821351857 | World Bank, August 1, 2002, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Many inhabitants of rural areas in developing countries do not have adequate and affordable access to transport infrastructure services.

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Product Description: This is the final volume of three books containing papers from the ASTENE conference at Cambridge in 1999. The theme of this title is the 18th and 19th Century European fascination with Egypt. This interest had begun during the Enlightenment and was fuelled by the invasion of Egypt by Napoleon in 1798...read more
By Nadia El Kholy (editor) and Paul Starkey (editor)

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9780953970025 | Assoc for the Study of Travel in, January 1, 2002, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This is the final volume of three books containing papers from the ASTENE conference at Cambridge in 1999.

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Product Description: The urge of 19th-century travelers to write down and record their experiences of Egypt has provided material of great interest and value. This large and varied collection of accounts will appeal not only to the specialist investigating the European rediscovery of ancient Egypt but also the general reader concerned with Western perceptions of the Orient...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Janet Starkey (editor) and Paul Starkey (editor)

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9781860643248 | Tauris Academic Studies, January 1, 1998, cover price $39.50 | About this edition: Offering a study of travellers in Egypt, the contributions to this book encompass early travellers, those with a serious scientific or archaeological interest, those whose primary interest was artistic and literary, and those - including Flaubert - who wrote classic works of European literature based on their experiences.

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9781860646744 | I B Tauris & Co Ltd, September 1, 2001, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The urge of 19th-century travelers to write down and record their experiences of Egypt has provided material of great interest and value.

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Product Description: Egypt and the Near East have enchanted many people over the centuries. Travellers from the West have journeyed to this region for a variety of motives: in pursuit of knowledge, power, diplomacy and trade, for pleasure and adventure, on pilgrimage, and to plunder and discover the exotic - or sometimes simply to discover themselves...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Paul Starkdy, Janet Starkey (editor) and Paul Starkey (editor)

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9780863722585 | 1 edition (Ithaca, January 1, 2001), cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Egypt and the Near East have enchanted many people over the centuries.

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Product Description: Egypt and the Near East have enchanted many people over the centuries. Travellers from the West have journeyed to this region for a variety of motives: in pursuit of knowledge, power, diplomacy and trade, for pleasure and adventure, on pilgrimage, and to plunder and discover the exotic - or sometimes simply to discover themselves...read more

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9780863722578 | Ithaca, January 1, 2001, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Egypt and the Near East have enchanted many people over the centuries.

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Product Description: A stream of confession about a life and the history of Lebanon in which this life is lived. A great many things merge and melt into one another. There is the change of outlook of the village population on the world and the universe - is the earth flat or round as they say on television...read more
By Rashid Al Daif, Margaret Drabble (foreword by) and Paul Starkey (trans)

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9780704381131 | Quartet Books Ltd, February 1, 2000, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A stream of confession about a life and the history of Lebanon in which this life is lived.

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Product Description: This new resource book provides a wealth of ideas and experiencesconcerning animal traction in many countries.This publication has been developed from the ATNESA workshop held in Kenya on 'meeting the challenges of animal traction' and draws together key papers and contributions from professionals in 27 different countries...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Pascal Kaumbotho (editor) and Paul Starkey (editor)

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9781853394836 | Practical Action Pub, January 1, 2000, cover price $45.95 | About this edition: This new resource book provides a wealth of ideas and experiencesconcerning animal traction in many countries.

Product Description: Networking, a buzz word in business circles for many years, has become fashionable in development. This is the first comprehensive survey and synthesis of the subject as well as a concise, practical manual for people who are involved in networks or who may be thinking of establishing one...read more

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9781853394416 | Intermediate Technology, March 1, 1999, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Networking, a buzz word in business circles for many years, has become fashionable in development.

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9781853394409 | Intermediate Technology, March 1, 1999, cover price $19.95

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Product Description: Networking, a buzzword in business circles for many years, has become fashionable in development too. Networks of all kinds are springing up everywhere, and current and potential networkers are keen to learn about different kinds of network, the ingredients for success and the problems networks face...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781853394300 | Practical Action Pub, July 1, 1998, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Networking, a buzzword in business circles for many years, has become fashionable in development too.

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