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5 edition of Citadel of Cairo found in the catalog.

Citadel of Cairo

a new interpretation of Royal Mamluk architecture

by Nasser O. Rabbat

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by E.J. Brill in Leiden, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Citadel (Cairo, Egypt),
  • Cairo (Egypt),
  • Egypt,
  • Cairo.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture, Mameluke -- Egypt -- Cairo.,
    • Fortification -- Egypt -- Cairo.,
    • Castles -- Egypt -- Cairo.,
    • Citadel (Cairo, Egypt),
    • Cairo (Egypt) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Nasser O. Rabbat.
      SeriesIslamic history and civilization., v. 14
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA497.E3 R33 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 339 p., [22] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages339
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL787331M
      ISBN 109004101241
      LC Control Number95019623


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Brill: City: Leiden; New York, NY: Abstract: This architectural history of the Citadel of Cairo uses indices from maps, photographs, plans of hitherto unstudied structures and an array of historical documents to chronologically reconstruct the Citadel's development from its foundation by Salah al-Din.

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This architectural history of the Citadel of Cairo uses indices from maps, photographs, plans of hitherto unstudied structures and an array of historical documents to chronologically reconstruct the Citadel's development from its foundation by Salah al-Din until it reached its most monumental form in the middle of the 14th century.

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