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Adapted by catherine bush from the novel by clyde edgerton. Her children grown, she lives a comfortable and independent life. Take day trips and excursions to see ancient pyramids, visit the monuments of the nile valley and the souks, mosques and madrassas of islamic cairo, experience local festivals and markets, and dont miss out. Jan 03, 1987 walking across egypt restores your faith in mankind.564 1040 1283 579 416 1640 971 718 1181 333 1498 1437 1532 680 1530 903 1449 324 1064 893 1292 741 1230 826 557 138 368 684 215 555 978 83 980 567 497 1387