Inventing space in the age of Empire: planning experiments and achievements along Suez Canal in Egypt (1859-1956)
Authors: Fremaux, Celine; Volait, Mercedes
Source: Planning Perspectives, Volume 24, Number 2, April 2009 , pp. 255-262(8)
Abstract:This paper presents a new French research project concerning the planning and architectural history of the Suez canal cities in Egypt during the age of Empire. Begun in January 2008, this research has been addressing two first topics: religious architecture and port cities as cosmopolitan locales.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: CNRS/INHA, 75002 Paris, France
Publication date: 2009-04-01