Repository update: Egyptian Postcard Collection

By┬áRyder Kouba, Rare Books and Special Collections Library, The American University in Cairo. Since Herodotus, Egypt has drawn tourists interested in the Pyramids; however starting in the mid-19th century Europeans descended on Egypt to explore ruins, sail down the Nile, and relax in luxurious hotels. Documenting the travel literature about Egypt has long been an … Continue reading Repository update: Egyptian Postcard Collection

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