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The Rediscovery of the Holy Land in the Nineteenth Century

Yehoshua Ben-Arieh - Palestine - 1979 - 265 pages
Yehoshua Ben-Arieh has written a significant number of books and articles dealing with the Historical Geography of Israel and of Jerusalem in modern times. The Rediscovery of ...
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The Great Church in Captivity: A Study of the Patriarchate of Constantinople ...

Steven Runciman - History - 1985 - 454 pages
This is Sir Steven Runciman's established and widely admired classic account of the Patriarchate of Constantinople, first published in 1968. The Great Church, as the Greeks ...
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Two Thousand Years of Coptic Christianity

Otto Friedrich August Meinardus - Religion - 2002 - 344 pages
Christianity arrived early in Egypt, brought according to tradition by Saint Mark the Evangelist, who became the first patriarch of Alexandria. The Coptic Orthodox Church has ...
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Muslim-Christian Relations and Inter-Christian Rivalries in the Middle East ...

John Joseph - Religion - 1983 - 258 pages
This study focuses on the Jacobites (Syrian Orthodox Christians), who, like their Aramaean ancestors, established a presence far beyond their ancestral lands. Professor John ...
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Whose Pharaohs?: Archaeology, Museums, and Egyptian National Identity from ...

Donald Malcolm Reid - History - 2002 - 409 pages
An important new study of Egyptology focuses on the relationship between European imperialism and the scientific study of ancient Egypt.
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Wild Europe: The Balkans in the Gaze of Western Travellers

Božidar Jezernik - History - 2004 - 320 pages
Combining comment with research abounding in historical and cultural detail, this book tells how from the 16th to the 20th century The Balkans have been perceived by west ...
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Egyptian Legends and Stories

M. V. Seton-Williams - Legends - 1999 - 137 pages
A "collection of legends, fables, songs, and prayers" from ancient Egyptian texts.
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Views of Ancient Egypt Since Napoleon Bonaparte: Imperialism, Colonialism ...

David G. Jeffreys - Social Science - 2003 - 223 pages
The discipline of Egyptology has been criticized for being too insular, with little awareness of the development of archaeologies elsewhere. It has remained theoretically ...
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The Hazards of Life and All That: A look at some accidents and safety ...

J Bond - Science - 1996 - 238 pages
A light-hearted look at an extremely serious subject, The Hazards of Life and All That: A Look at Some Accidents and Safety Curiosities, Past and Present, Third Edition ...
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