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Connected in Cairo

Mark Allen Peterson

Connected in Cairo

growing up cosmopolitan in the modern Middle East

by Mark Allen Peterson

  • 262 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cosmopolitanism,
  • Consumption (Economics),
  • Social mobility

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-252) and index.

    StatementMark Allen Peterson
    SeriesPublic cultures of the Middle East and North Africa
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC830.Z9 C67 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 263 p. :
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24881482M
    ISBN 109780253356284, 9780253223111
    LC Control Number2010043779

    The land on which Cairo was established in present-day Islamic Cairo was located underwater just over three hundred years earlier, when Fustat was first built. Bearss, Historian at Vicksburg National Military Park, was Connected in Cairo book to plot the approximate site of the wreck. And the medieval precinct of Islamic Cairo is still where families traditionally go during Ramadan to spend the night eating and smoking after a day of abstinence. The land of the peninsula was to be made into lots and sold, a portion of the money put into improvements, and the rest of it was to constitute the capital for the new bank. Pre-Islamic Babylon is, to this day, a disproportionately Christian area, with more crosses visible than crescents. Cairo, Illinois in When the Civil War was over, Camp Defiance and most of the military buildings were dismantled.

    Many of the other students were nodding their heads. Holbrook, a shrewd businessman from Boston, Massachusetts as president. Here, they worked jointly on their first scientific research and description; to study geography at the junction of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers. Like so much else in Egypt, Cairo's charm is a product of its history, its network of districts and communities the physical remains of a thousand years of being conquer… Read More ed and reconquered by different groups.

    In fact, lone standing houses are symbolic of the wealthy. No part of this excerpt may be reproduced or reprinted without permission in writing from the publisher. Photo by Kathy Weiser-Alexander. Finally, after wandering about the deserted buildings for a time, an elderly gentleman parked his truck and walked out along the river, so I stopped and asked him. There are old-money families, nouveaux riches, and many subdivisions and cross-categorizations of these categories. There was another reason for the students' insistence that Abu-Lughod's informant Zaynab was not modern.


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Connected in Cairo : Growing up Cosmopolitan in the Modern Middle East