Cairo, Luxor & Aswan (3rd ed.)
(Cadogan Guides USA)
published 2009 • 5 ½”x 8 ¼” • 368 pages • full-color photos • maps
ISBN 9781566567947 • paperback • $21.95 •
Discover three sides of Egypt: exuberant Cairo, with its Arabian Nights bazaars and breathtaking pyramids; Luxor, with its wealth of age-old temples and magnificent tombs; and timeless Aswan, gateway to Abu Simbel and other Nubian monuments. In this discerning guide renowned author Michael Haag takes you to the very heart of Egypt, allowing you to plan an unforgettable trip.
• Includes in-depth cultural and historical backgrounds
• Contains practical travel advice and easy-to-use maps
• Hand-picks the best places to stay and eat
• Recommends the top sites for each region.
“In a class of its own” –The Daily Telegraph
Michael Haag first went to Egypt in 1967. He has written, photographed and published several books on the Middle East and Egypt, including most recently, the Rough Guide to the History of Egypt. He has written for many national newspapers and has broadcast for the BBC. He lives in London but bases himself in Alexandria for part of each year.
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