The Resource The Nile : histories, cultures, myths, edited by Haggai Erlich and Israel Gershoni

The Nile : histories, cultures, myths, edited by Haggai Erlich and Israel Gershoni

Label
The Nile : histories, cultures, myths
Title
The Nile
Title remainder
histories, cultures, myths
Statement of responsibility
edited by Haggai Erlich and Israel Gershoni
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT115
LC item number
.N45 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Erlikh, Ḥagai
  • Gershoni, I
  • Thomas Leiper Kane Collection (Library of Congress. Hebraic Section)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nile River Valley
  • Nile River Valley
  • Nil
  • Cours d'eau
  • Histoire
  • Culture traditionnelle
  • Mythologie
  • Civilization
  • Culturen
Label
The Nile : histories, cultures, myths, edited by Haggai Erlich and Israel Gershoni
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-290) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Haggai Erlich and Israel Gershoni -- The spread of Islam and the Nubian Dam / David Ayalon -- Ethiopia's alleged control of the Nile / Richard Pankhurst -- Consolidation of Christianity around the source of the Blue Nile / Paul Henze -- Did Jewish influence reach Ethiopia via the Nile? / Steven Kaplan -- Arab geographers, the Nile, and the history of Bilad al-Sudan / Nehemia Levtzion -- Up the river or down the river? An Afrocentrist dilemma / Yaacov Shavit -- Renaissance geographical literature and the Nile / Benjamin Arbel -- The legend of the Blue Nile in Europe / Emery van Donzel -- The "Gondar Utopia" / Joachim Warmbold -- The Nile as a gateway for missionary activity in Abyssinia / Uoldelul Chelati Dirar -- The father of rivers: the Nile in Ethiopian literature / Bairu Tafla -- Brothers along the Nile: Egyptian concepts of race and ethnicity, 1895-1910 / Eve Troutt Powell -- Egypt, Ethiopia, and "The Abyssinian Crisis," 1935-1936 / Haggai Erlich -- Geographers and nationalism in Egypt: Huzayyin and the unity of the Nile Valley, 1945-1948 / Israel Gershoni -- The Aswan Dam and revolutionary symbolism in Egypt / Yoram Meital -- The Nile in Egyptian-Sudanese relations, 1956-1995 / Gabriel Warburg -- Removing the Nubians: the Halfawis at Khashm al-Girba / Ismail H. Abdalla -- In search of the Nile waters, 1900-2000 / Robert O. Collins -- Conclusion: historical legacies and present concerns / Haggai Erlich and Israel Gershoni
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 305 pages
Isbn
9781555876722
Isbn Type
(hc. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
99021066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40925890
  • (OCoLC)ocm40925890
Label
The Nile : histories, cultures, myths, edited by Haggai Erlich and Israel Gershoni
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-290) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Haggai Erlich and Israel Gershoni -- The spread of Islam and the Nubian Dam / David Ayalon -- Ethiopia's alleged control of the Nile / Richard Pankhurst -- Consolidation of Christianity around the source of the Blue Nile / Paul Henze -- Did Jewish influence reach Ethiopia via the Nile? / Steven Kaplan -- Arab geographers, the Nile, and the history of Bilad al-Sudan / Nehemia Levtzion -- Up the river or down the river? An Afrocentrist dilemma / Yaacov Shavit -- Renaissance geographical literature and the Nile / Benjamin Arbel -- The legend of the Blue Nile in Europe / Emery van Donzel -- The "Gondar Utopia" / Joachim Warmbold -- The Nile as a gateway for missionary activity in Abyssinia / Uoldelul Chelati Dirar -- The father of rivers: the Nile in Ethiopian literature / Bairu Tafla -- Brothers along the Nile: Egyptian concepts of race and ethnicity, 1895-1910 / Eve Troutt Powell -- Egypt, Ethiopia, and "The Abyssinian Crisis," 1935-1936 / Haggai Erlich -- Geographers and nationalism in Egypt: Huzayyin and the unity of the Nile Valley, 1945-1948 / Israel Gershoni -- The Aswan Dam and revolutionary symbolism in Egypt / Yoram Meital -- The Nile in Egyptian-Sudanese relations, 1956-1995 / Gabriel Warburg -- Removing the Nubians: the Halfawis at Khashm al-Girba / Ismail H. Abdalla -- In search of the Nile waters, 1900-2000 / Robert O. Collins -- Conclusion: historical legacies and present concerns / Haggai Erlich and Israel Gershoni
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 305 pages
Isbn
9781555876722
Isbn Type
(hc. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
99021066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40925890
  • (OCoLC)ocm40925890

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