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The Resource Egypt in pictures, Jeffrey Zuehlke

Egypt in pictures, Jeffrey Zuehlke

Label
Egypt in pictures
Title
Egypt in pictures
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Zuehlke
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the physical features, history, government, people, culture, and economy of Egypt
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
962
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
Grades 9-12
LC call number
DT49
LC item number
.Z84 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
9.5
Series statement
Visual geography series
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Egypt in pictures, Jeffrey Zuehlke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 74-77) and index
Contents
1. The land, the Nile River and Delta, deserts, the Aswan High Dam, climate, Flora and Fauna, natural resources, Cairo, ports, secondary cities -- 2. History and government, the age of the pyramids, the middle kingdom, the new kingdom, Greek and Roman rule, early Arab rulers, the Fatimids, the Mamluks, the Ottoman Empire, Muhammad Ali Pasha, European intervention, independence, the revolution of 1952, the Suez war, union with Syria, the Six-Day war, Anwar el-Sadat, peace with Israel, Hosni Mubarak government -- 3. The People, ethnic groups, way of life, health, education, langauge -- 4. Cultural life, religion, architecture, literature, marriage, social life and customs, festivals and food, sports and recreation -- 5. The Economy, agriculture, industry, transportation, trade, tourism, the future
Control code
ocm48649622
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780822503675
Lccn
2001006613
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
(Sirsi) o48649622
Label
Egypt in pictures, Jeffrey Zuehlke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 74-77) and index
Contents
1. The land, the Nile River and Delta, deserts, the Aswan High Dam, climate, Flora and Fauna, natural resources, Cairo, ports, secondary cities -- 2. History and government, the age of the pyramids, the middle kingdom, the new kingdom, Greek and Roman rule, early Arab rulers, the Fatimids, the Mamluks, the Ottoman Empire, Muhammad Ali Pasha, European intervention, independence, the revolution of 1952, the Suez war, union with Syria, the Six-Day war, Anwar el-Sadat, peace with Israel, Hosni Mubarak government -- 3. The People, ethnic groups, way of life, health, education, langauge -- 4. Cultural life, religion, architecture, literature, marriage, social life and customs, festivals and food, sports and recreation -- 5. The Economy, agriculture, industry, transportation, trade, tourism, the future
Control code
ocm48649622
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780822503675
Lccn
2001006613
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
(Sirsi) o48649622

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