Egypt

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More general:  Middle East

Mapping the Middle East: Geography, Politics, and Religion
This interactive, map-based resource allows users to highlight individual countries of the Middle East for information about leadership, suffrage, and religious make-up. Also included are a quiz and secondary maps about Muslim populations throughout the world by number, percentage of population, and Shi'a/Sunni breakdown.

Egyptian Girls
"Egyptian Girls" (inscribed on negative). c. 1890.

Cairo street scene
Cairo street scene. 1924.

Engineering students at Cairo University
Engineering students at Cairo University, 1951.Yasser Arafat is second from the right.

Yasser Arafat at Cairo University
Yasser Arafat as an engineering student at Cairo University, 1952.

Yasser Arafat
Yasser Arafat. Caption reads: "Jan. 1, 1965: With paltry weapons and the name Al-Asifa ('The Storm') Fateh lead by Arafat begins guerrilla raids against Israel with an abortive bombing of the national water carrier in the Galilee." .

Cairo street scene
Cairo street scene, Egypt.

Egyptian school children
School children, Egypt.

Two men in main market
Two men in main market, Cairo, Egypt.

Taxi driver
Taxi driver, Egypt; captioned "Abbas, our friend and taxi driver who looked after us during our visit to Luxor in March 2003.".

Camel driver
Camel driver, Egypt.

Woman in the Sinai desert
Woman in the Sinai desert, near Dahab, Egypt.

People on Nile shore
People on Nile shore, Egypt.

Aerial view of Cairo and the Citadel
Aerial view of Cairo and the Citadel (complex of buildings including several mosques).

View of Cairo from the Citadel
View of Cairo from the Citadel.

Azhar Park, Cairo
Azhar Park, Cairo, Egypt.

View of Nile riverbanks
View of Nile riverbanks, Cairo.

Book Cover: Naguib Mahfouz, Midaq Alley
Egyptian characters and setting.