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Sekem : a sustainable community in the Egyptian desert

Author: Ibrahim Abouleish
Publisher: Edinburgh : Floris, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Egyptian desert can be a hostile place. Yet in 1977, Dr Ibrahim Abouleish founded a new agricultural and social settlement on seventy hectares of desert land in Belbes, 60 km north east of Cairo.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Abouleish, Ibrahim, 1937-
Sekem.
Edinburgh : Floris, 2005
(OCoLC)607690437
Named Person: Ibrahim Abouleish; Ibrahim Abouleish; Ibrahim Abouleish; Ibrahim Abouleish
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ibrahim Abouleish
ISBN: 0863155324 9780863155321
OCLC Number: 61302498
Notes: "First published in German as Die Sekem-Vision in 2004 by Verlag Johannes M. Mayer & Co. GmbH, Stuttgart"--Title page verso.
Includes index.
Description: 233 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Sekem Vision.
Responsibility: Ibrahim Abouleish ; [translated by Anna Cardwell ; photographs by Markus Kirchgessner].
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