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Egypt"s Culture Wars

Politics and Practice (Routledge Advances in Middle East and Islamic Studies)

by Samia Mehrez

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Middle East - Egypt,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Social Science / Popular Culture,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10206125M
    ISBN 100415428971
    ISBN 109780415428972


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>List of Wars by Nation>Wars of Egypt. Egyptian Revolution ()-- Political violence engulfed Egypt, leading to the rise of Muhammed Ali as Pasha of Egypt.

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