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8 - 14 November 2001
Issue No.559
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Books is a monthly supplement of Al-Ahram Weekly appearing every second Thursday of the month. We welcome contributions and letters on subjects raised in this supplement. Material may be edited for length and clarity; and should be addressed to Mona Anis, Books Editor, Al-Ahram Weekly, Galaa St., Cairo, Arab Republic of Egypt; Faz: +202 578 6089; E-mail:
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Blueprint for return
The End of the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict: From Refugees to Citizens at Home, Salman H Abu-Sitta, London: Palestine Land Society and Palestinian Return Centre, 2001. pp38

In search of the Taliban
L'Ombre des Taliban (Shadow of the Taliban), Ahmed Rashid, Paris: Editions Autrement, 2001. pp283

Egyptian treasure house
- Leisure Tourism in Egypt, Vol. I. West of the Nile, Aly Raafat, Cairo: Inter-Consult Research Centre, 2001. pp134;
- The Best Diving Sites in the Red Sea, Farid Atiya, Cairo: Farid Atiya Publishing 2001. pp144;
- Red Sea Panorama, Farid Atiya, Cairo: Farid Atiya Publishing 2001. pp144;
- The Temples of Edfu and Esna; The Temple of Dendara; The Temple of Kom Ombo, all titles by Ian Portman, Cairo: Palm Press, 2001. pp24;
- The Temples of Philae, Abdin Siam Hassan and Ian Portman, Cairo: Palm Press, 2001. pp22

In memoriam

La Cité des morts, Galila El Kadi and Alain Bonnamy, Paris: Institut de Recherches pour le Développement (IRD), MARDAGA, 2001. pp303

Morbid metaphors
The Northern Cemetery of Cairo, Hani Hamza, California: Mazda Publishers, 2001. pp107

Whose daughters?
Daughters of the Nile: Photographs of Egyptian Women's Movements, 1900-1960, Hind Wassef and Nadia Wassef eds., Cairo: American University in Cairo Press, 2001. pp176

At a glance
A shorthand guide to the month compiled by Mahmoud El-Wardani
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