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Author Huber, Valeska, 1980-

Title Channelling mobilities : migration and globalisation in the Suez Canal region and beyond, 1869-1914 / Valeska Huber.

Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
Cambridge, United Kingdom New York Cambridge University Press, 2013.

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 UniM Bail  304.8096215 HUBE    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 365 pages ; 24 cm
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : mobility and its limits -- Rites de passage and perceptions of global space -- Regimes of passage : troops in the canal zone -- Companies and workers -- Bedouin and caravans -- Dhows and slave trading in the Red Sea -- Mecca pilgrims under imperial surveillance -- Contagious mobility and the filtering of disease -- Rights of passage and the identification of individuals -- Conclusion : rites de passage and rights of passage in the Suez Canal region and beyond.
Subject Migration, Internal -- Egypt -- Suez Canal Region -- History.
Trade routes -- Egypt -- Suez Canal Region -- History.
Muslim pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Egypt -- Suez Canal Region -- History.
Suez Canal Region (Egypt) -- History.
ISBN 9781107030602
1107030609