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Walls of Algiers: Narratives of the City Through Text and Image Zeynep Çelik

Walls of Algiers: Narratives of the City Through Text and Image

Zeynep Çelik

Published April 3rd 2009
ISBN : 9780295988689
Paperback
283 pages
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 About the Book 

This text examines the historical processes that transformed Ottoman Algiers, the Bulwark of Islam, into Alger la blanche, the colonial urban showpiece - and, after the outbreak of revolution in 1954 - counter-model of Frances global empire.