Niebuhr in Egypt
Автор: Roger H. Jr. Guichard
Издательство: Книга по Требованию
Год издания: 2014
As a member of the Royal Danish Expedition to Arabia in the 1760s, Carsten Niebuhr is justly celebrated for his contribution to an understanding of the Arab world. The most concentrated period of time he and the expedition spent together was not, however, in Arabia at all, but in Egypt. The sojourn in that country was an unexpected boon, Egypt not even appearing on the...