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The Nile. Notes for travellers in Egypt and in the Egyptian Sudan. by Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge

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Published by Negro Universities Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English



  • Egypt,
  • Nile River


  • Egypt -- Guidebooks.,
  • Nile River -- Guidebooks.

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Edition Notes

LC ClassificationsDT45 .B9 1970
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, [ii] 1094 p.
Number of Pages1094
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5075927M
ISBN 100837135508
LC Control Number74106772

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