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Title The walled Arab city in literature, architecture and history : the living medina in the Maghrib / edited by Susan Slymomovics.

Published London : Frank Cass, 2001.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  307.160917671 WALL    AVAILABLE
Physical description 150 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Series Cass series--history and society in the Islamic world.
Notes Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography.
Contents Orientalism as Irony in Gerard de Nerval's Voyage en Orient / James E. Housefield 10 -- Watering the Garden of Tangier: Colonial Contestations in a Moroccan City / Susan Gilson Miller 25 -- Social Context of Working Equines in the Urban Middle East: The Example of Fez Medina / Diana K. Davis, Denys Frappier 51 -- Role of the Medinas in the Reconstruction of Algerian Culture and Identity / Djilali Sari 69 -- Geographies of Jewish Tlemcen / Susan Slyomovics 81 -- Neighbourhood Notes: Texture and Streetscape in the Medina of Tunis / Justin McGuinness 97 -- Preservation and Self-Absorption: Italian Colonisation and the Walled City of Tripoli, Libya / Mia Fuller 121.
Other author Slyomovics, Susan.
American Institute for Maghribi Studies Conference (10th :, 1996 : Tangier, Morocco)
Subject Islamic cities and towns -- Africa, North -- Congresses.
Sociology, Urban -- Islamic countries -- Congresses.
Sociology, Urban -- Africa, North -- Congresses.
Civilization, Arab -- Congresses.
Architecture -- Africa, North -- Congresses.
ISBN 071465177X
0714682152 (paperback) £14.50