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Grand Oriental Hotels: from Cairo to Tokyo, 1800-1939
4.00
it was amazing
Very good book. Has useful background on the Gezira Palace hotel and the Mena House Hotel in Eygpt frequently mentioned where a relative was stationed ...more
Mar 25, 2016
Mar 25, 2016
 
The Fishing Fleet: Husband Hunting in the Raj
3.36
really liked it
A rather entertaining look at the social history of the Brits in India and the strategies used to get daughters of a certain age married off to Britis ...more
Apr 13, 2017
Apr 28, 2017
 
AD 33: The Year that Changed the World
3.42
liked it
Rather a lot of information backgrounding biblical history and the particular year of AD33 when JC was about 37 years old and the Pax Romana or whatev ...more
not set
Nov 09, 2013
 
Morocco: Decoration * Interiors * Design
3.90
it was amazing
Fabulous book on the exotic architecture and interior design in Morocco.
not set
Aug 28, 2010
 
Moroccan Interiors
4.29
it was amazing
Very good, large book on Moroccan architecture and interiors.
not set
Aug 28, 2010
 
National Palaces 1993
4.00
really liked it
Interesting book on historic architecture in Turkey
not set
Aug 28, 2010
 
Cairo
3.67
liked it
Interesting book on Cairo
not set
Aug 28, 2010
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