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The Citadel of Musr, or Cairo.

Jason Thompson

in Description of Egypt: Notes and Views in Egypt and Nubia

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9789774245251
eISBN:
9781617970160
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774245251.003.0012
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The Citadel (El-Ckal”ah) is situated at the south-eastern extremity of the metropolis, upon an extensive, flat-topped, rocky eminence, about 250 feet above the level of the plain, and near the point ... More


The Wanderer’s Return

Timothy K. Nenninger and Charles Pelot Summerall

in The Way of Duty, Honor, Country: The Memoir of General Charles Pelot Summerall

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813126180
eISBN:
9780813135649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813126180.003.0029
Subject:
History, Military History

After Charles Summerall reached Eustis, Florida, a telegram arrived that offered him the presidency of the Citadel, the military college of South Carolina, which he accepted. His retirement from the ... More


“A Citadel of Piety”: The Good Shepherd Magdalen Asylum, Waterford.

Frances Finnegan

in Do Penance or Perish: Magdalen Asylums in Ireland

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195174601
eISBN:
9780199849901
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195174601.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The Illustrated Guide to Waterford by Edmund Downey states that the City's Magdalen Asylum (later under the care of the Good Shepherd Sisters) was originally founded in 1799. A more detailed account ... More


Save the Males

Steve Estes

in Charleston In Black and White: Race and Power in the South after the Civil Rights Movement

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469622323
eISBN:
9781469624921
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469622323.003.0007
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter explores the ways that race, gender, and sexuality shaped the institutional policies and student body of the Citadel, a school renowned for upholding southern white manhood. This reveals ... More


Xanadu and Vicinity

Terry Chester Shulman

in Film's First Family: The Untold Story of the Costellos

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813178097
eISBN:
9780813178127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813178097.003.0013
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Jack builds a citadel atop Beverly Crest. He divorces his second wife so he can marry Dolores before the Hollywood press finds out they’ve been seeing each other for years. Dolores’s film career ... More


The Citadel of Cairo in the Ayyubid Period and the Development of Thirteenth-century Fortifications: A Reconsideration

Tarek Galal Abdel-Hamid

in Creswell Photographs Re-examined: New Perspectives on Islamic Architecture

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774162442
eISBN:
9781617970115
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774162442.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The citadel of Cairo is a monument that has been studied extensively by many scholars, especially for the Ayyubid and Mamluk periods. In 569/1174 Salah al-Din Yusuf ibn Ayyub, founder of the Ayyubid ... More


The Englishwoman in Egypt

Jason Thompson

in Edward William Lane 1801–1876: The Life of the Pioneering Egyptologist and Orientalist

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774162879
eISBN:
9781617970214
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774162879.003.0027
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

Sophia developed into a skilled writer. She relied heavily on the Description of Egypt manuscript, copying six chapters, or letters, from it nearly verbatim and drawing extensively on it for another ... More


Suq al-Qawadis

Jason Thompson

in Edward William Lane 1801–1876: The Life of the Pioneering Egyptologist and Orientalist

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774162879
eISBN:
9781617970214
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774162879.003.0028
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The Lanes and Pooles moved once more and again further north after their two years in Harat al-Sakkayin. Their new house was in Suq al-Qawadis, a section of the long street that runs from the ... More


The Way of Duty, Honor, Country: The Memoir of General Charles Pelot Summerall

Charles Pelot Summerall

Timothy K. Nenninger (ed.)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813126180
eISBN:
9780813135649
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813126180.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

After graduating from West Point in 1892, Charles Pelot Summerall (1867–1955) launched a distinguished military career, fighting Filipino insurgents in 1899 and Boxers in China in 1900. His ... More


Introduction

Timothy K. Nenninger and Charles Pelot Summerall

in The Way of Duty, Honor, Country: The Memoir of General Charles Pelot Summerall

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813126180
eISBN:
9780813135649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813126180.003.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Charles P. Summerall, a son of the poor rural South from the post-Civil War era, entered the army before the last of the major battles with the Plains Indians, served on active duty as the army ... More


The Citadel

Timothy K. Nenninger and Charles Pelot Summerall

in The Way of Duty, Honor, Country: The Memoir of General Charles Pelot Summerall

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813126180
eISBN:
9780813135649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813126180.003.0030
Subject:
History, Military History

When Charles Summerall accepted the appointment as president of the Citadel, he requested the War Department to change the orders of an officer designated as professor of military science and tactics ... More


The Omega and a New Alpha: 1970—2012

David Millie

in Team 19 in Vietnam: An Australian Soldier at War

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813143262
eISBN:
9780813144283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813143262.003.0020
Subject:
History, Military History

The chapter spans the decades following the withdrawal of allied forces from South Vietnam, commencing with the May 1972 claim by the North Vietnamese following an offensive that Quang Tri Province ... More


The Wadi Zone Campus, Citadel, and C3 Bath

Simon James

in The Roman Military Base at Dura-Europos, Syria: An Archaeological Visualization

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198743569
eISBN:
9780191916878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198743569.003.0021
Subject:
Archaeology, Greek and Roman Archaeology

From the junction of H and 8th Sts, which gave access to the twin main axes of the military base zone on the plateau, H St led S to the bulk of the civil town and ultimately to the Palmyrene Gate, ... More


Miletus

Philipp Niewöhner

in The Archaeology of Byzantine Anatolia: From the End of Late Antiquity until the Coming of the Turks

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190610463
eISBN:
9780190610487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190610463.003.0022
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical, European History: BCE to 500CE

Early Byzantine Miletus retained—and indeed conserved—ancient buildings, sculptures, and streets. Even churches were designed in an ancient style and, when new Byzantine city walls were built in the ... More


Amorium

Christopher S. Lightfoot

in The Archaeology of Byzantine Anatolia: From the End of Late Antiquity until the Coming of the Turks

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190610463
eISBN:
9780190610487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190610463.003.0032
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical, European History: BCE to 500CE

Amorium is a multi-period site with occupation extending from the Early Bronze Age until Ottoman times. It is rich in Byzantine archaeology, especially for the period between the early ninth and the ... More


Ancyra

Urs Peschlow

in The Archaeology of Byzantine Anatolia: From the End of Late Antiquity until the Coming of the Turks

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190610463
eISBN:
9780190610487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190610463.003.0034
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical, European History: BCE to 500CE

Wars and modern development have reduced the archaeology of Byzantine Ancyra to a few isolated monuments. The better-attested Roman period ended with the building of the late Roman city walls that ... More


Euchaïta

John Haldon, Hugh Elton, and James Newhard

in The Archaeology of Byzantine Anatolia: From the End of Late Antiquity until the Coming of the Turks

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190610463
eISBN:
9780190610487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190610463.003.0037
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical, European History: BCE to 500CE

Euchaita was famous in the late Roman and Byzantine periods as the center of the cult of St. Theodore Tiro (“the recruit”); between the seventh and eleventh centuries and as a result of the changed ... More


Sinope

James Crow

in The Archaeology of Byzantine Anatolia: From the End of Late Antiquity until the Coming of the Turks

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190610463
eISBN:
9780190610487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190610463.003.0039
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical, European History: BCE to 500CE

Sinope was a major natural harbor on the Pontic coast with strong ties to Cherson in the Crimea. A major classical city and Roman colony, the main remains of late periods are the extensive circuit ... More


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