The Nile / Robert O. Collins

Author(s): Collins, Robert O., 1933-
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Subjects: Nile River Valley
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2002
LC Classification: D, DT
Table of Contents: List of Maps
Preface
Introduction 1
1. The Tyranny of Dependency 11
2. The Lake Plateau 27
3. The Sudd 47
4. Land Beyond the Rivers 70
5. The Blue Nile 88
6. From Khartoum to Kush 105
7. The Egyptian Nile and Its Delta 122
8. British Engineers on the Nile 141
9. Plans and Dams 157
10. The Nile Ends at Aswan 177
11. Jonglei 195
12. Who Owns the Nile? 213
13. The Waters of the World and the Nile 229
Notes 235
Bibliographical Essay 245
Index 249
Notes: LCCN: 2002009382
ISBN: 0300097646 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: The tyranny of dependency -- The lake plateau -- The Sudd -- Land beyond the rivers -- The Blue Nile -- From Khartoum to Kush -- The Egyptian Nile and its delta -- British engineers on the Nile -- Plans and dams -- The Nile ends at Aswan -- Jonglei -- Who owns the Nile? -- The waters of the world and the Nile
Physical Description: x, 260 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm
OCLC Number: 50034889
ISBN/ISSN: 0300097646

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