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The Environs of Cairo

Deborah Manley

in Women Travelers in Egypt

Published by American University in Cairo Press

Published in print June 2012 | ISBN: 9789774164859
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781617971273 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5743/cairo/9789774164859.003.0004
The Environs of Cairo

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In those early days, women travelers often also took short expeditions out into the surrounding countryside to see the many sites close in the vicinity such as Pasha Mehemet Ali's Palace in Shoobra, Rhoda Island, and the Pyramids.

Keywords: Lushington; Tobin; Minutoli; Elwood; Martineau; Beaufort; Pfeiffer; Chubb; Pfeiffer; Poole

Chapter.  3447 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Society and Culture

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