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A Cosmopolitan City
Examines the multicultural city of Fustat, capital of medieval Egypt and predecessor to modern Cairo. Explores the interactions of Muslim, Christian, and Jewish communities within urban city life. Communities practiced their own beliefs and enacted communal self-government, but intermingled on a daily basis and practiced shared traditions of life.


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9781614910268 | Published: 2015
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Countering The Culture


This is a study of the nine prose fiction works of Christiane Rochefort written between 1958 and 1988. Despite establishment recognition and a popular mass-market following, Christiane Rochefort has hitherto received little critical attention. Her fiction forms an approachable learning tool for all students of post-war French politics and culture.





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9780859895866 | Published: 1998
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9780859895859 | Published: 1998
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The Countryside of Aphrodisias


Presents the archaeological remains of the countryside of Aphrodisias, one of the most important archaeological sites of the Greek and Roman periods in Turkey, excavated by New York University.  115 col illus, 21 b/w illus.





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9780990662358 | Published: 2017
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The Coventry Corpus Christi Plays
One of the greatest medieval drama cycles in England was mounted annually at Coventry at Corpus Christi until suppressed in 1579 and is of particular importance because it was almost certainly seen by William Shakespeare when he was a boy in nearby Stratford-upon-Avon.


Hardback    £70.00
9781580440554 | Published: 2000
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Creativity and Innovation in the Reign of Hatshepsut
This proceedings of the Theban Symposium in May 2010, in Granada, Spain, at the Institute for Arabic Studies of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), on the general theme of 'Creativity and Innovation in the Reign of Hatshepsut.' Contains nineteen papers that present new perspectives on the reign of Hatshepsut and the early New Kingdom.


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9781614910244 | Published: 2014
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The Criminal Underworld in a Medieval Islamic Society


The narrative histories generated during the Mamluk Period in Cairo and Damascus (648 922H/ 1250-1517CE) addressed a number of domestic issues. The chroniclers numerous references to criminal activity committed at all levels of society have not received much scholarly attention.





Paperback    £33.00
9780991573219 | Published: 2017
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Critical Essays on British South Asian Theatre


This volume is an edited collection of critical essays on British Asian theatre. It includes contributions from a number of researchers who have been active in the field for a substantial period of time.





Paperback    £27.50
9780859898355 | Published: 2012
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PDF    £27.50
9780859899093 | Published: 2015
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A Critical Study of the Temple Scroll from Qumran Cave 11
A study of one of the Qumran texts, examining its characteristics and authorship. The author concludes that the Temple Scroll was an eschatalogical law book, composed around 150 BC by `The Teacher of Righteousness' and not a product of the Qumran community.


Paperback    £31.00
9780918986634 | Published: 1990
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Crossing the Boundaries
Despite the paramount importance of confraternities (especially to males) in medieval European society, scholars have tended to neglect not only the social role they played but also the influence they had on the art, drama, music, and thinking of the society in which they not only existed but thrived.


Hardback    £70.00
9780918720450 | Published: 1991
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Crossroads and Boundaries


This research has focused on how successive rural populations in the Malloura valley have adapted to local environmental changes and shifting political tides in the region, and how this adaptation is reflected in the archaeological, historical, and ethnographic record recovered by the project and reported in this volume.





Hardback    £15.00
9780897570862 | Published: 2012
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