Book Reviews

ASTENE’s Bulletin Reviews Editor is Dr Lucy Pollard.

Please note that this is a recent selection of book reviews from the last two bulletins, book reviews from bulletin 44 upwards can be found in the archived book reviews.  All other book reviews can be accessed in bulletins.

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Some European Travellers in the Middle East. By M.E Yapp

Desert Travellers from Herodotus to T E Lawrence: by Janet Starkey and Okasha El-Daly eds

Unfolding the Orient: Travellers in Egypt and the Near East. Editors: Paul and Janet Starkey

Travellers in Egypt: by Paul Starkey & Janet Starkey

Travellers in Egypt (second edition): by Paul Starkey & Janet Starkey