The American University in Cairo Press Publisher Description

Founded in 1960, the American University in Cairo Pressrecently celebrated its 50th anniversary. Today it's the leading English-language publishing house in the Middle East. Its goals and purposes reflect and support the mission of The American University in Cairo in education, research, and cultural exchange, through professional publishing programs and international bookselling services.

The AUC Press publishes annually up to 60 wide-ranging academic texts and general interest books on ancient and modern Egypt and the Middle East, as well as Arabic literature in translation, for distribution worldwide, and maintains a backlist of more than 900 high-quality scholarly, literary, and general interest publications, including e-books. The AUC Press sells more than 500,000 books every year and licenses foreign editions of Arab writers in 40 languages, including the works of the late Egyptian Nobel laureate Naguib Mahfouz, and international bestseller Alaa Al Aswany.

Books in JSTOR from The American University in Cairo Press
382 Books in JSTOR Copyright Date
20 Egyptian Songs to Learn and Sing: An Easy Way to Learn Egyptian Colloquial Arabic 2021
Abusir: Realm of Osiris 2002
Academic and Technical Studies on Documentation and Restoration of Ancient Icons 2018
An Account of the Manners and Customs of the Modern Egyptians 2014
Advanced Arabic through Discussion: 20 Lessons on Contemporary Topics with Integrated Skills and Fluency-building Activities for MSA Learners 2022
Afterglow of Empire: Egypt from the Fall of the New Kingdom to the Saite Renaissance 2012
Afterglow of Empire: Egypt from the Fall of the New Kingdom to the Saite Renaissance 2019
The Afterlives of Egyptian History: Reuse and Reformulation of Objects, Places, and Texts 2021
Akhenaten: A Historian's View 2019
The Akhenaten Colossi of Karnak 2010
All That I Want to Forget: A Novel 2019
All the Battles: A Novel 2017
All the Pasha’s Men: Mehmed Ali, His Army and the Making of Modern Egypt 1997
Amarna: A Guide to the Ancient City of Akhetaten 2020
Amarna Sunrise: Egypt from Golden Age to Age of Heresy 2014
Amarna Sunset: Nefertiti, Tutankhamun, Ay, Horemheb, and the Egyptian Counter-Reformation 2009
American Travelers on the Nile: Early US Visitors to Egypt, 1774-1839 2014
American Universities Abroad: The Leadership of Independent Transnational Higher Education Institutions 2017
Analyzing Collapse: The Rise and Fall of the Old Kingdom 2019
Ancient Egyptian Architecture in Fifteen Monuments 2022
Ancient Egyptian Statues: Their Many Lives and Deaths 2022
Anubis: A Libyan Novel 2005
Arab Human Development in the Twenty-first Century: The Primacy of Empowerment 2014
Arab Spring in Egypt: Revolution and Beyond 2012
Arab Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide, 1873–1999 2008
Aristocrats and Archaeologists: An Edwardian Journey on the Nile 2017
An Artist in Abydos: The Life and Letters of Myrtle Broome 2020
Babylon of Egypt: The Archaeology of Old Cairo and the Origins of the City 2010
The Baghdad Eucharist: A Novel 2017
Basrayatha: Portrait of a City 2007
The Bazaar in the Islamic City: Design, Culture, and History 2012
Bedouin, Settlers, and Holiday-Makers: Egypt’s Changing Northwest Coast 2014
Being Abbas el Abd: A Modern Arabic Novel 2006
Beyond the Victim: The Politics and Ethics of Empowering Cairo’s Street Children 2007
Biographies of Port Said: Everydayness of State, Dwellers, and Strangers: Cairo Papers in Social Science Vol. 36, No. 1 2020
Birds of Amber 2005
Black Magic: A Modern Arabic Novel 2007
Bled Dry: A Novel 2017
Blowing on Yogurt and Other Egyptian Arabic Expressions: Illi in Fifty Idioms 2024
Blue Aubergine 2002
The Book of Safety: A Novel 2013
The Book Smuggler: A Novel 2021
Bounded Knowledge: Doctoral Studies in Egypt 2021
The Bulletins of the Comité de Conservation des Monuments de l'Art Arabe: Volume 29 2019
Butterfly Wings: An Egyptian Novel 2014
Cairo Contested: Governance, Urban Space, and Global Modernity 2009
Cairo Cosmopolitan: Politics, Culture, and Urban Space in the New Globalized Middle East 2006
Cairo Securitized: Reconceiving Urban Justice and Social Resilience 2024
Cairo Swan Song 2009
Cairo Swan Song 2019
Cairo’s Street Stories: Exploring the City’s Statues, Squares, Bridges, Gardens, and Sidewalk Cafés 2008
Cairo's Ultras: Resistance and Revolution in Egypt’s Football Culture 2019
Candygirl: An Egyptian Novel 2012
Cell Block Five 2008
A Certain Woman 2003
Challenges in Teaching Arabic as a Foreign Language 2024
The Changing Middle East: A New Look at Regional Dynamics 2011
Childhood in Ancient Egypt 2021
Christianity and Monasticism in Alexandria and the Egyptian Deserts 2020
Christianity and Monasticism in Aswan and Nubia 2013
Christianity and Monasticism in Middle Egypt: Minya and Asyut 2015
Christianity and Monasticism in Northern Egypt: Beni Suef, Giza, Cairo, and the Nile Delta 2017
Christians in Egypt: Orthodox, Catholic, and Protestant Communities Past and Present 2006
Cigarette Number Seven: A Novel 2018
Cinematic Cairo: Egyptian Urban Modernity from Reel to Real 2022
Cities without Palms 2009
City of Love and Ashes 1999
Clamor of the Lake: A Modern Arabic Novel 2004
Clouds over Alexandria 2019
The Coffeehouse: A Novel 2010
The Collar and the Bracelet: An Egyptian Novel 2008
Colors of Enchantment: Theater, Dance, Music, and the Visual Arts of the Middle East 2001
Committed to Disillusion: Activist Writers in Egypt from the 1950s to the 1980s 2016
Constructions of Masculinity in the Middle East and North Africa: Literature, Film, and National Discourse 2021
Contesting Antiquity in Egypt: Archaeologies, Museums, and the Struggle for Identities from World War I to Nasser 2019
A Continuity of Shari‘a: Political Authority and Homicide in the Nineteenth Century 2023
Coptic Culture and Community: Daily Lives, Changing Times 2024
Coptic Identity and Ayyubid Politics in Egypt, 1218–1250 2010
Coptic Monasteries: Egypt’s Monastic Art and Architecture 2002
The Coptic Papacy in Islamic Egypt, 641–1517 2022
Copts at the Crossroads: The Challenges of Building Inclusive Democracy in Egypt 2013
The Cotton Plantation Remembered: An Egyptian Family Story 2013
The Crane 2008
Creating Medieval Cairo: Empire, Religion, and Architectural Preservation in Nineteenth-Century Egypt 2008
The Critical Case of a Man Called K: A Novel 2021
Crowds and Sultans: Urban Protest in Late Medieval Egypt and Syria 2015
Dates on My Fingers: An Iraqi Novel 2014
The Days: His Autobiography in Three Parts 2014
Dealing with the Dead in Ancient Egypt: The Funerary Business of Petebaste 2021
Death and Burial in Ancient Egypt 2015
Descendants of a Lesser God: Regional Power in Old and Middle Kingdom Egypt 2023
The Diaries of Waguih Ghali: An Egyptian Writer in the Swinging Sixties Volume 1: 1964–66 2016
The Diaries of Waguih Ghali: An Egyptian Writer in the Swinging Sixties Volume 2: 1966–68 2017
Diary of a Jewish Muslim: An Egyptian Novel 2014
Directions of Change in Rural Egypt 1998
The Disappearance of Mr. Nobody: A Novel 2023
Discovery at Rosetta: Revealing Ancient Egypt 2020
Dividing the Nile: Egypt's Economic Nationalists in the Sudan 1918-56 2014
Djekhy & Son: Doing Business in Ancient Egypt 2012
Documentary Filmmaking in the Middle East and North Africa 2022
A Dog with No Tail 2009
Doria Shafik Egyptian Feminist: A Woman Apart 1996
The Dream: A Diary of a Film 2016
Drumbeat 2010
Dust: Egypt's Forgotten Architecture, Revised and Expanded Edition 2022
The Early Coptic Papacy: The Egyptian Church and Its Leadership in Late Antiquity: The Popes of Egypt, Volume 1 2004
Earth Weeps, Saturn Laughs: An Omani Novel 2013
Educating Egypt: Civic Values and Ideological Struggles 2022
Egypt from Alexander to the Copts: An Archaeological and Historical Guide Revised Electronic Edition 2017
Egypt in Flux: Essays on an Unfinished Revolution 2013
Egypt in the Era of Hosni Mubarak 2011
Egypt, Islam, and Democracy: Critical Essays 2002
Egypt Visual Sourcebook: For Artists, Architects, and Designers 2011
Egyptian Cooking: and other Middle Eastern Recipes 2005
Egyptian Customs and Festivals 2007
The Egyptian Economy: Current Challenges and Future Prospects 2008
The Egyptian Economy in the Twenty-first Century: The Hard Road to Inclusive Prosperity 2022
Egyptian Hip-Hop: Expressions from the Underground: Cairo Papers in Social Science Vol. 34, No. 1 2016
The Egyptian Labor Market Revisited 2009
The Egyptian Peasant 2005
Egypt's Foreign Policy in Times of Crisis: My Testimony 2020
Egypt's Housing Crisis: The Shaping of Urban Space 2020
Egypt’s Political Economy: Power Relations in Development 2009
El Alamein and the Struggle for North Africa: International Perspectives from the Twenty-first Century 2012
Embrace on Brooklyn Bridge: A Novel 2017
The Emergence of the Modern Coptic Papacy 2022
Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Egypt 2016
Entrepreneurship in the Arab World: Ten Case Studies 2016
The Essential Naguib Mahfouz: Novels, Short Stories, Autobiography 2011
The Essential Tawfiq al-Hakim: Great Egyptian Writers 2008
The Essential Yusuf Idris: Masterpieces of the Egyptian Short Story 2009
Farewell Shiraz: An Iranian Memoir of Revolution and Exile 2017
Farewell to Alexandria: Eleven Short Stories 2000
The Fayoum: History and Guide. New Revised Edition 2008
Fayoum Pottery: Ceramic Arts and Crafts in an Egyptian Oasis 2021
A Field Guide to the Mammals of Egypt 2009
A Field Guide to the Street Names of Central Cairo 2018
The Final Bet 2008
The Final Hour: A Modern Arabic Novel 2010
Final Night: Short Stories 2002
The First Pharaohs: Their Lives and Afterlives 2021
The Food Question in the Middle East: Cairo Papers in Social Science Vol. 34, No. 4 2017
The Foreign Policies of Arab States: The Challenge of Globalization 2008
Fractured Destinies: A Novel 2018
From Akhenaten to Moses: Ancient Egypt and Religious Change 2014
From Ibn Sina to Sindbad: A Guided Reader to Classics of Arabic Literature 2023
From Pharaoh’s Lips: Ancient Egyptian Language in the Arabic of Today 2003
From Reading to Writing: Volume 1: An Intermediate to Advanced Course for Arabic Heritage Learners 2023
Fustat Finds: Beads, Coins, Medical Instruments, Textiles, and Other Artifacts from the Awad Collection 2002
Gaza Weddings: A Novel 2017
Gender Justice and Legal Reform in Egypt: Negotiating Muslim Family Law 2017
Ghost Riders of Upper Egypt: A Study of Spirit Possession 2009
The Ghosts of Iraq's Marshes: A History of Conflict, Tragedy, and Restoration 2024
A Gift of Geology: Ancient Egyptian Landscapes and Monuments 2022
Global Dreams: Class, Gender, and Public Space in Cosmopolitan Cairo 2009
Gold Dust 2008
The Golden Chariot 1995
The Graying of the Raven: Cultural and Sociopolitical Significance of Algerian Folk Poetry 2001
The Greeks and the Making of Modern Egypt 2019
Growing Old in Egypt: The Supply and Demand of Care for Older Persons 2011
A Guide to the Reptiles and Amphibians of Egypt 2006
Gypsies in Contemporary Egypt: On the Peripheries of Society 2017
The Hashish Waiter 2019
Hassan Fathy and Continuity in Islamic Arts and Architecture: The Birth of a New Modern 2010
Heads Ripe for Plucking 2008
Heart of the Night: A Novel 2011
Held in Trust: Waqf in the Islamic World 2011
Here Is a Body: A Novel 2021
A History of Arab Graphic Design 2020
History of Ash: A Novel 2023
Homecoming: Sixty Years of Egyptian Short Stories 2014
The House of the Coptic Woman: A Novel 2023
House of the Wolf: An Egyptian Novel 2013
Hunger: An Egyptian Novel 2008
Hunting, Fishing, and Water: Fowling Scenes in the Private Theban Tombs of the Eighteenth Dynasty 2015
I Do Not Sleep: A Novel 2021
The Illusion of Progress in the Arab World: A Critique of Western Misconstructions 2006
In a Fertile Desert: Modern Writing from the United Arab Emirates 2009
In the House of Muhammad Ali: A Family Album, 1805–1952 2000
In the Time of Love: A Modern Arabic Novel 2010
Industrial Policy in the Middle East and North Africa: Rethinking the Role of the State 2008
The Inheritance 2005
Inside the Night: A Modern Arabic Novel 2007
International Migration in the Euro-Mediterranean Region: Cairo Papers in Social Science Vol. 35, No. 2 2019
Iron from Tutankhamun's Tomb 2022
Islamic Archaeological Studies: Volume 6 2016
Islamic Monuments in Cairo: The Practical Guide. New Revised Edition 2008
Islamic Theology and the Problem of Evil 2021
It's Not Your Fault: Five New Plays on Sexual Harassment in Egypt 2023
It's Not Your Fault: Five New Plays on Sexual Harassment in Egypt 2023
Jerusalem without God: Portrait of a Cruel City 2013
Jihad of the Pen: The Sufi Literature of West Africa 2018
The Jinn Daughter: A Novel 2024
The Karnak Temples: The Area in front of the First Pylon, from Dynastic Periods to the Early Islamic Era 2018
Keda Mazbuut: A Grammar Book of Egyptian Colloquial Arabic with Exercises 2020
Labib Habachi: The Life and Legacy of an Egyptologist 2007
The Lamp of Umm Hashim: and other stories 2004
Landlocked Islands: Two Alien Lives in Egypt 1999
The Lanterns of the King of Galilee: A Novel of 18th-Century Palestine 2014
The Last Chapter 2000
The Last of the Angels 2007
Leaves of Narcissus: A Modern Arabic Novel 2002
Legends of Art 2017
Life Histories of Theban Tombs: Transdisciplinary Investigations of a Cluster of Rock-cut Tombs at Sheikh ‘Abd al-Qurna 2021
Life is More Beautiful Than Paradise: A Jihadist's Own Story 2009
The Life of Bishoi: The Greek, Arabic, Syriac, and Ethiopic Lives 2022
Life on Hold: A Saudi Arabian Novel 2012
Like a Summer Never to Be Repeated 2009
The Literary Life of Cairo: One Hundred Years in the Heart of the City 2011
Living Forever: Self-Presentation in Ancient Egypt 2019
Living with Heritage in Cairo: Area Conservation in the Arab–Islamic City 2009
The Lodging House: A Modern Arabic Novel 2006
The Long Way Back: A Modern Arabic Novel 2001
Love in the Rain 2011
The Luxor Obelisk and Its Voyage to Paris 2021
Maadi: The Making and Unmaking of a Cairo Suburb, 1878–1962 2021
The Magic of Turquoise: A Modern Arabic Novel 2011
The Mahfouz Dialogs 2007
Making Film in Egypt: How Labor, Technology, and Mediation Shape the Industry 2021
Making Routes: Mobility and Politics of Migration in the Global South 2024
The Man from Bashmour: A Modern Arabic Novel 2007
A Man of Letters 2014
Manhood Is Not Easy: Egyptian Masculinities through the Life of Musician Sayyid Henkish 2019
Mapping Arab Women’s Movements: A Century of Transformations from Within 2012
Mapping My Return: A Palestinian Memoir 2016
Marcus Simaika: Father of Coptic Archaeology 2017
Maryam’s Maze: A Modern Arabic Novel 2007
Media Arabic: A Coursebook for Reading Arabic News 2014
Media Arabic for Beginners: A Coursebook for Understanding Arabic News 2023
Memories in Translation: A Life between the Lines of Arabic Literature 2006
The Men Who Swallowed the Sun: A Novel 2018
Menorahs and Minarets: A Novel 2017
Migrant Dreams: Egyptian Workers in the Gulf States 2020
Missions Impossible: Higher Education and Policymaking in the Arab World 2020
The Modern Neighbors of Tutankhamun: History, Life, and Work in the Villages of the Theban West Bank 2011
Monarchs of the Nile 2000
Moon over Samarqand 2009
Mrs. Tsenhor: A Female Entrepreneur in Ancient Egypt 2014
Munira’s Bottle 2010
Murder in the Tower of Happiness 2008
Music and Media in the Arab World 2010
My First and Only Love: A Novel 2021
My Life in Jewelry: A Memoir 2024
Nasser: My Husband 2013
The National Imaginarium: A History of Egyptian Filmmaking 2021
Nefertiti, Queen and Pharaoh of Egypt: Her Life and Afterlife 2020
Neslishah: The Last Ottoman Princess 2017
New Perspectives on Middle East Politics: Economy, Society, and International Relations 2021
The Night Will Have Its Say: A Novel 2019
Nile Sparrows 2004
No One Sleeps in Alexandria 2006
No Road to Paradise: A Novel 2013
Nocturnal Poetics: The Arabian Nights in Comparative Context 2014
Nubian Encounters: The Story of the Nubian Ethnological Survey 1961–1964 2010
The Nubian Pharaohs of Egypt: Their Lives and Afterlives 2023
Of Sea and Sand: A Novel 2018
On Friendship between the No Longer and the Not Yet: An Ethnographic Account: Cairo Papers in Social Science Vol. 35, No. 4 2020
The Open Door 2000
Open Gaza: Architectures of Hope 2021
Oral History in Times of Change: Gender, Documentation, and the Making of Archives: Cairo Papers in Social Science Vol. 35, No. 1 2018
Organizing the Unorganized: Migrant Domestic Workers in Lebanon: Cairo Papers in Social Science Vol. 34, No. 3 2016
The Oslo Accords 1993–2013: A Critical Assessment 2013
Ottoman Cairo: Religious Architecture from Sultan Selim to Napoleon 2021
Ottoman Egypt and the Emergence of the Modern World: 1500–1800 2014
Over the Bridge 2006
Paleopathology of the Ancient Egyptians: An Annotated Bibliography 1998–2011 2012
Palestinian Music in Exile: Voices of Resistance 2023
The Palm House: A Modern Arabic Novel 2012
Papa Sartre: A Modern Arabic Novel 2009
The Pedagogy of Empowerment: Community Schools as a Social Movement in Egypt 2004
The Pharaoh’s Kitchen: Recipes from Ancient Egypt’s Enduring Food Traditions 2010
Poisoned Legacy: The Fall of the 19th Egyptian Dynasty 2010
The Political Economy of Reforms in Egypt: Issues and Policymaking since 1952 2018
The Political Economy of the New Egyptian Republic: Cairo Papers in Social Science Vol. 33, No. 4 2015
The Polymath: A Modern Arabic Novel 2004
Poor 2007
Popular Egyptian Cinema: Gender, Class, and Nation 2006
Popular Housing and Urban Land Tenure in the Middle East: Case Studies from Egypt, Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey 2012
The Precinct of Mut at South Karnak: An Archaeological Guide 2021
Private Pleasures: A Modern Egyptian Novel 2013
Protecting Pharaoh's Treasures: My Life in Egyptology 2017
Pyramid Texts: A Modern Arabic Novel 2007
The Pyramids (New and Revised): The Archaeology and History of Egypt's Iconic Monuments 2001
Quakers in the Israeli Palestinian Conflict: The Dilemmas of NGO Humanitarian Activism 2007
Race and Slavery in the Middle East: Histories of Trans-Saharan Africans in Nineteenth-Century Egypt, Sudan, and the Ottoman Mediterranean 2010
Rain over Baghdad: A Novel of Iraq 2014
Rama and the Dragon 2002
Rameses III, King of Egypt: His Life and Afterlife 2019
Ramesses, Loved by Ptah: The History of a Colossal Royal Statue 2022
The Red Land: The Illustrated Archaeology of Egypt’s Eastern Desert 2008
The Red Sea from Byzantium to the Caliphate: ad 500–1000 2012
Red Wine 2010
The Regency of Tunis, 1535–1666: Genesis of an Ottoman Province in the Maghreb 2021
Répertoire Documentaire des Tombes Thébaines: Nécropoles Royales, Tome I, Vallée des Reines 2016
Revolution Is My Name: An Egyptian Woman's Diary from Eighteen Days in Tahrir 2014
Rooted in the Body: Arabic Metaphor and Morphology 2021
Sacred Flames: The Power of Artificial Light in Ancient Egypt 2021
Saint Theresa: and Sleeping with Strangers 2010
Scanning the Pharaohs: CT Imaging of the New Kingdom Royal Mummies 2016
The Scents of Marie-Claire: A Modern Arabic Novel 2010
Sethy I, King of Egypt: His Life and Afterlife 2019
Sharia and the Making of the Modern Egyptian: Islamic Law and Custom in the Courts of Ottoman Cairo 2014
Silver Treasures from the Land of Sheba: Regional Yemeni Jewelry 2014
Sinai: Egypt's Linchpin, Gaza's Lifeline, Israel's Nightmare 2015
Siwa: Jewelry, Costume, and Life in an Egyptian Oasis 2014
The Smiles of the Saints: A Modern Arabic Novel 2007
So You May See 2011
Social Capital and Local Water Management in Egypt 2016
Society and Economy in Egypt and the Eastern Mediterranean 1600–1900: Essays in Honor of André Raymond 2005
South Yemen's Independence Struggle: Generations of Resistance 2021
Spaces of Participation: Dynamics of Social and Political Change in the Arab World 2021
Sports and Society in the Middle East: Cairo Papers in Social Science Vol. 34, No. 2 2016
State, Peasants, and Land in Mid-Nineteenth-Century Egypt 2023
Status: Emo: An Egyptian Novel 2013
The Story of the Banned Book: Naguib Mahfouz's Children of the Alley 2022
A Stranger in Baghdad: A Novel 2023
Studies in Coptic Culture: Transmission and Interaction 2016
Subjects of Empires/Citizens of States: Yemenis in Djibouti and Ethiopia 2016
The Sufferers: Stories and Polemics 2014
Sufism: The Essentials 2003
Suleiman's Ring: A Novel 2023
A Surgeon and a Maverick: The Life and Pioneering Work of Magdi Yacoub 2023
Sustainability and Innovation: The Next Global Industrial Revolution 2015
Taha Hussein's The Days: A Guided Study for Arabic Learners 2022
Tahrir's Youth: Leaders of a Leaderless Revolution 2022
Tales from Dayrut: Short Stories 2008
Tales of Yusuf Tadros: A Novel 2018
Temple Bar: A Novel 2014
Temple of Gerf Hussein V: Vestibule (G), Sanctuary (I), Treasure-rooms (K–M), and Side-rooms of the Sanctuary (O–Q) 2019
Ten Again: and other stories 2006
The Tent 1998
The Theocrat: A Modern Arabic Novel 2005
Time and Power in Azraq Refugee Camp: A Nine-to-Five Emergency 2023
Time of White Horses: A Novel 2016
The Time-Travels of the Man Who Sold Pickles and Sweets: A Modern Arabic Novel 2010
Tomb of Khâemhat [TT 57] 2017
Tombs of the South Asasif Necropolis: Art and Archaeology 2015–2018 2021
Tombs of the South Asasif Necropolis: Thebes, Karakhamun (TT 223), and Karabasken (TT 391) in the Twenty-fifth Dynasty 2014
Transforming Education in Egypt: Western Influence and Domestic Policy Reform 2006
Transforming Loss into Beauty: Essays on Arabic Literature and Culture in Honor of Magda al-Nowaihi 2008
Translating Egypt’s Revolution: The Language of Tahrir 2012
The Traveler and the Innkeeper 2011
Traveling through Egypt: From 450 B.C. to the Twentieth Century 2004
Traveling through Sinai: From the Fourth to the Twenty-first Century 2006
Trump's World: Challenges of a Changing America: An Anthology from the Cairo Review of Global Affairs 2017
Truths and Lies in the Middle East: Memoirs of a Veteran Journalist, 1952–2012 2019
A Tunisian Tale: A Modern Arabic Novel 2011
The Turks in Egypt and Their Cultural Legacy 2012
Tutankhamun, King of Egypt: His Life and Afterlife 2022
Two Thousand Years of Coptic Christianity 1999
Understanding Cairo: The Logic of a City Out of Control 2010
Understanding Islamic Fundamentalism: The Theological and Ideological Basis of al-Qa‘ida’s Political Tactics 2011
Understanding the Public Sector in Egyptian Cinema: Cairo Papers in Social Science Vol. 35, No. 3 2019
The Unexpected Love Objects of Dunya Noor: A Novel 2018
Upper Intermediate Arabic through Discussion: 20 Lessons on Contemporary Topics with Integrated Skills and Fluency-building Activities for MSA Learners 2023
The Valley of the Kings: A Site Management Handbook 2014
Velvet: A Novel 2019
Villa of the Birds: The Excavation and Preservation of the Kom al-Dikka Mosaics 2007
Visionaries of Silence: The Reformist Sufi Order of the Demirdashiya al-Khalwatiya in Cairo 2008
Voyage through Time: Walks of Life to the Nobel Prize 2002
Wedding Night: An Egyptian Novel 2006
Western Imaginings: The Intellectual Contest to Define Wahhabism 2018
What Drives Prices in Egypt?: An Analysis in Light of International Experience 2009
Whatever Else Happened to the Egyptians?: From the Revolution to the Age of Globalization 2004
Whatever Happened to the Egyptian Revolution? 2013
Whatever Happened to the Egyptians?: Changes in Egyptian Society from 1950 to the Present 2000
When Parliaments Ruled the Middle East: Iraq and Syria, 1946–63 2022
The Woman from Tantoura: A Novel from Palestine 2019
The Woman from Tantoura: A Novel of Palestine 2014
The Woman of the Flask 2005
Women in Ancient Egypt: Revisiting Power, Agency, and Autonomy 2022
Women in Revolutionary Egypt: Gender and the New Geographics of Identity 2016
Women of Karantina: A Novel 2014
Women Travelers in Egypt: From the Eighteenth to the Twenty-first Century 2012
Women Travelers on the Nile: An Anthology of Travel Writing through the Centuries 2016
Wonderful Things: A History of Egyptology: 1: From Antiquity to 1881 2015
Writing the History of Mount Lebanon: Church Historians and Maronite Identity 2021
The Yacoubian Building 2004
Yalla!: Let's Learn Egyptian Colloquial Arabic Verbs 2021
Yusif Sayigh: Arab Economist and Palestinian Patriot: A Fractured Life Story 2015
The Zafarani Files: An Egyptian Novel 2009
Zar: Spirit Possession, Music, and Healing Rituals in Egypt 2022