The Nile (Rivers of World) by Edgar Barton Worthington

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Published by Hodder Wayland .

Written in English

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  • Geographical information systems (GIS) & remote sensing,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Nile Valley

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Number of Pages65
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Open LibraryOL8284302M
ISBN 100853404577
ISBN 109780853404576

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This is another, updated version, that fills in a lot of the blanks left by the earlier books. It is well written and up-to-date. The emphasis is on politics and history but the author also appreciates the physical wonder that is the Nile/5(4). The book is the story about Nile Kinnick who won the Heisman Trophy in It is written in novel form which helps bring the story to life.

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Beloved detective Hercule Poirot embarks on a journey to Egypt in one of Agatha Christie’s most famous mysteries, Death on the Nile. The tranquility of a cruise along the Nile was shattered by the discovery that Linnet Ridgeway had been shot through the head/5(). If you need it for your collection, it’ll be in our range of books.

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The sequel to Lily of the Nile, Song of the Nile by Stephanie Dray continues the story of Cleopatra Selene, daughter of the more famous Cleopatra. In this installment, Selene marries, becomes queen of Mauretania, and continually longs and schemes for the return of her birthright: the throne of Egypt.4/5.

Mooreheads two books The Nile book the Nile tell dramatic stories of exploration and conquest, and are full of amazing adventures and larger than life characters. They are very well written, although through both The White Nile and The Blue Nile the recurring themes of destruction and bloodshed run like a red thread/5.

The book begins with Cleopatra losing Alexandria. Cleopatra's children, Prince Alexander and Princess Selene (twins) and their younger brother, Ptolomy, are then taken by the Roman army (lead by Octavian) back to Rome.

Selene is the star of the book. While she comes across as a pampered, spoiled/5. Free download or read online Death on the Nile pdf (ePUB) (Hercule Poirot Series) book. The first edition of the novel was published in November 1stand was written by Agatha Christie.

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This is the second book of two written by Mr. Moorehead about the Nile rivers. The first, The White Nile, covers about to or so, and The Blue Nile from to I have to mention that these are western-centric histories and now are quite dated ( or so) and there's probably quite a lot for the historian to quibble by: The White Nile (known in various sections as the Bahr el Abiad, Bahr el Jebel, Albert Nile, and Victoria Nile) rises in the headwaters of Lake Victoria in a region of heavy, year-round rainfall; unlike the Blue Nile, it has a constant flow, owing in part to its source area and in part to the regulating effects of its passage through lakes.

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The tranquillity of a cruise along the Nile is shattered by the discovery that Linnet Ridgeway has been shot through the head. The Nile River’s basin spans across the countries of Egypt, Sudan, South Sudan, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, and Tanzania.

The Nile is composed of two tributaries: the White Nile and the Blue Nile. The White Nile, which is the longer of the two, begins at Lake Victoria in Tanzania. The Nile followers the_nile ( the_nile's feedback score is ) % the_nile has % Positive Feedback Great pricing.

The Nile flows from two separate sources: the White Nile from equatorial Africa and the Blue Nile from the Abyssinian highlands. The historian Waterson notes, "The Nile has played a vital part in the creation of Egypt, a process which started about five million years ago when the river began to flow northwards into Egypt" ().Author: Joshua J.

Mark. Death on the Nile was written after coming back from a winter in Egypt. When I read it now I feel myself back again on the steamer from Assuan to Wadi Halfa.

There were quite a number of passengers on board, but the ones in this book travelled in my mind and became increasingly real to me—in the setting of a Nile steamer.4/5(32).

A: The book draws upon numerous study visits I have made to Egypt over the past 27 years, and in particular two trips down the Nile in andeither side of the Arab Spring.

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The Club is available for rental by individuals for group events. The Nile is the longest river in the world. In its route from the Lake Plateau of East Africa to the Mediterranean, the Nile flows for more than four thousand miles through nine countries: Tanzania, Kenya, Congo, Burundi, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Uganda, the Sudan, and Egypt.

The river begins in volcanoes and mountains with glacial snows and ends in arid deserts. Explore our list of Egypt & the Nile Valley - Ancient History Books at Barnes & Noble®.

Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. She is Linnet's maid. She was the first one to see Linnet dead. When she saw Linnet dead she fainted. She blackmailed the murderer because she saw who did it and got stabbed to the heart from them.

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Death on the Nile. Death on the Nile follows Hercule Poirot who is on vacation cruising down the Nile (famous detectives should never go on vacation, they are always derailed) when one his fellow shipmates is found dead.

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Contributors, consisting of historians and other scholars from Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Europe, Israel, Sudan, and the US, trace the complex intercultural relations that have revolved around the Nile River throughout recorded history.

The volume's 20 articles focus on four themes: peoples and identities in medieval times; the Nile as seen from a distance (such as from Europe and 4/5(1). Death on the Nile is one of the best and most illustrious crime fictions novels written by Agatha Christie.

The novels is an extensive mystery of love, jealously and disloyalty. The author drew inspiration to write Death on the Nile during her stay in Egypt where she picked up geographical and historical details about the country.

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First published inNaguib Mahfouz's Adrift on the Nile is an atmospheric novel that dramatizes the rootlessness of Egypt's cosmopolitan middle class. Anis Zani is a bored and drug-addicted civil servant who is barely holding on to his job.

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Praise for Daughters of the Nile “An entertaining foray into an intriguing legend.”—New York Times bestselling author Margaret George “A stirring story of a proud, beautiful, intelligent woman whom a 21st century reader can empathize with.”—RT Book Reviews/5(9).

Death On the Nile by Agatha Christie - review 'This was the first Agatha Christie book I'd ever read, and from page one I was enthralled. Now I own ten other Poirot books'. Our Lady of the Nile, published in English twenty years after the massacre of the Tutsi people, is a political novel, addressing race, culture, gender.

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