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East-West Divan

East-West Divan


In Memory of Werner Mark Linz

by various authors

Format: Hardback
Published: 2014
Pages: 150
ISBN: 9781909942028


This collection of scholarly essays on Egyptian culture, history, society, archeology, literature, art, and conservation is published in memory of Werner Mark Linz, who spent much of the latter part of his professional life as the Director of the American University in Cairo Press. Among the contributors to this collection are the Egyptian novelist Alaa Al Aswany, author of The Yacoubian Building; Egyptian archeologist Zahi Hawass; the renowned Swiss theologian, Hans Küng; the author of the acclaimed A Fort of Nine Towers, Qais Akbar Omar; and Prince El Hassan bin Talal of Jordan.


Contributors: HRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal, Peter Clark, Hans Küng, Alaa Al Aswany, Joachim Sartorius, Harry Hall, TG Fraser, Rasheed El-Enany, Bruno Ronfard, Qais Akbar Omar, Stephen Landrigan, Prince Abbas Hilmi, Agnieszka Dobrowolska, Jaroslaw Dobrowolski, Sarah E Schwpecke, Zahi Hawass.