The Greeks and the Making of Modern Egypt

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Product Details

Price
$49.95  $45.95
Publisher
American University in Cairo Press
Publish Date
May 07, 2019
Pages
256
Dimensions
6.2 X 1.0 X 9.1 inches | 1.1 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9789774168581

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About the Author

Alexander Kitroeff is associate professor of history at Haverford College, where he teaches courses on Modern European and Mediterranean history. Born in Greece, he studied in Britain, where he received his doctoral degree in history at Oxford University. His research focuses on nationalism and ethnicity in modern Greece and its diaspora, from politics to sports. He is the author of four books, including The Greeks in Egypt: Ethnicity and Class 1919-37 and Wrestling with the Ancients: Modern Greek Identity and the Olympics.

Reviews

"Kitroeff's well-researched and eloquently written book will be of interest to academics in many different disciplines addressing Greece, Egypt, diasporas, colonialism, and more. The book is also accessible to the interested layman."--Ilias Kouskouvelis, University of Macedonia, Middle East Forum