Egypt's desert dreams : development or disaster?

Egypt has placed its hopes on developing its vast and empty deserts as the ultimate solution to the country's problems. New cities, new farms, new industrial zones, new tourism resorts, and new development corridors, all have been promoted for over half a century to create a modern Egypt and to...

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Main Author: Sims, David E., 1946- , [Author]
Other Authors: Mitchell, Timothy, 1955- , [writer of foreword.]
Published: Cairo ; New York : The American University in Cairo Press, 2018.
Edition: Paperback edition, new edition
Physical Description: lxxxii, 401 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm.
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Mo Sims