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Urbanization in Africa - Sources in Bryn Mawr's Special Collections

Guide to Special Collections holdings on the history of African cities, for Urbanization in Africa course


Alger-Guide et communes limitrophes.  Alger: 1959. DT299.A5 A75 1959. (Guidebook)

Alger: Guide de la Circulation.  Réseau Shell de la Région Algéroise, 1959. G2469.A6 S63 1959. (Maps in brochure)

Jackson, G.A., Algiers.  London: R. Edwards, 1817   DT49 .L3 1817

Pananti, Filippo, Narrative of a residence in Algiers.  London: H. Colburn, 1818 .  f  DT189 .P2 1818


Bertarelli, L. V. (Luigi Vittorio),  Possedimenti e colonie: Isole Egee, Tripolitánia, Cirenáica, Eritréa, Somália.   Milano [Touring club italiano] 1929.    DG416 .T6 1929.  (Guidebook)

Ente Nazionale Industrie Turistiche, Tripoli. Milan: ENIT, [1930?]  DT239.T7 E68 1930 (Guidebook)

Istituto geografico De Agostini.  Carta della Tripolitania del Touring Club Italiano.  Milan: A. Dardano, 1911. f G8262.T7 1911 I8  (Map)


Champion, Pierre,   Tanger, Fès et Meknès     Paris: Librairie Renouard, H. Laurens, Éditeur, 1924.  DT305 .C5.

De Amicis, Edmondo, Morocco : its people and places.  New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1886. DT309 .A52 1886.

Great Britain. Naval Intelligence Division.   Morocco.  [Oxford?] : Naval Intelligence Division, 1941-42. 2 vols. DT305.G7 1941

Hodgkin, Thomas. Narrative of a journey to MoroccoLondon : T. C. Newby, 1866.  BX7752.H856 N23 1866 

Jackson, James Grey.  An account of the empire of Marocco, and the district of Suse.  London: Printed for the author, by W. Bulmer and Co. and sold by G. and W. Nicol, 1809. f   DT309 .J3 1809

Maroc: Atlas historique, géographique et économique.  Paris: Horizons de France, 1935.  f G2460.F35 1935

Meknès, Capitale Berbère: son histoire, son art, sa région. Guide touristique 1933. Paris, 1932.  IP4319054

Plan-guide de Tanger / edité et conc̦u par Domico S. A.   Tanger : Domico, [196-?]. DT329.T16 P53 1960x.  (Guidebook)

Roscoe, Thomas. The tourist in Spain and Morocco. London : R. Jennings and Co., 1838.  D901 .J4 1838


Cairo : international map of the world 1:1,000,000.  Maps G8304.C2 1930 .E4

Cromer, Evelyn Baring,   Modern Egypt .   New York : The Macmillan Company, 1916.  DT107 .C7.

Karl Baedeker (Firm).   Egypt; handbook for travellers, ed. by Karl Baedeker.   Leipsic, K. Baedeker, 1902.   DT45 .B14 1902.

Morris, Edward Joy. Notes of a tour through Turkey, Greece, Egypt, Arabia, Petræa, to the Holy Land. Philadelphia : Carey and Hart, 1842. DS48 .M88 

Wilkinson, John Gardner,  Modern Egypt and Thebes: being a description of Egypt; including  the information required for travellers in that country.  London, J. Murray, 1843.  DT46 .W69 1843.

Wilson, Charles William. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt.  New York : D. Appleton and company, c1881-c1883.  f   DS107 .W46 1881