Selected Bibliography

Abbott, Nabia. 1937. The Monasteries of the Fayyum. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.

Becker, C. and Cahen, C. 1958-1960. "Uthman al-Nabulsi, 'Kitāb Luma‘ al-qawānīn  al-muḍiyya fī dawānīn al-diyār  al-miṣriyya', Bulletin d'Etudes Orientales 16: 119-134.

Boak, Arthur, E. R. 1926. "Irrigation and Population in the Faiyum, the Garden of Egypt," The Geographical Review 16, 3: 353-364.

Butzer, Carl. 1976. Early Hydraulic Civilization in Egypt: A Study in Cultural Ecology. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Cahen, C. 1948. "Quelques aspects de l'administration égyptienne médiévale vus par un de ses fonctionnaires," Bull. Fac. des Lettres de Strasbourg 26: 97-118.

______1953. "L'évolution de l'iqṭā‘ de IXé au XIIIé siecles," Annales ESC, 8: 25-52.

______1956. "Le régime des impôts dans le Fayyûm ayyûbide," Arabica III, 1: 8-30 (repr. in idem., Makhzûmiyyât. Études sur l’histoire économique et financière de l’Égypte médievale  [Leiden: Brill, 1977]).

______1960. "Histoires coptes d'un cadi medieval (extraits du kitāb tadjrid saïf al-Himma li'stikhradj ma fi dhimmat al-dhimma de 'Uthman b. Ibrahim an-Nabulusi)," Bulletin de l'Institut Français d'Archeologie Orientale 59:133-150.

______1962. "Contribution á l'étude des impots dans l'Égypt médiévale," Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient 5: 244-278.

Cahen, C. and Rāgib, Y. 1986. Kitāb al-Minhāj fī ‘Ilm Ḥarāj Miṣr d'Abū ’l-Ḥasan ‘Alī B. ‘Uthmān al-Makhzūmī (m. en 585/1189). Cairo: Institut Français d'Archeologie Orientale.

Cooper, Richard, S. 1973. "A Note on the Dīnār Jayshī," Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient 16, 2/3: 317-318.

______1973. Ibn Mammati's Rules for the Ministries, Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Berkeley.

______1974. "Land Classification Terminology and the Assessment of the Kharāj Tax in Medieval Egypt," Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient 17, 1: 91-102.

______1976. "The Assessment and Collection of Kharāj Tax in Medieval Egypt," Journal of the American Oriental Society 96, 3: 365-382.

Frantz-Murphy, Gladys. 1986. The agrarian administration of Egypt from the Arabs to the Ottomans. Cairo: Institut Français d'Archeologie Orientale.

Hassan, Fakhri, A. 1981. "Historical Nile floods and their implications for climatic change," Science 212: 1142-1145.

______1986. "Holocene Lakes and Prehistoric Settlements of the Western Fayoum, Egypt," Journal of Archeological Science 13: 483-501.

Hassan, Fakhri, Tassie, G., Flower, R., Hughes, M. & Hamden, M. 2006. "Modelling environmental and settlement change in the Fayum," Egyptian Archaeology 29: 37-40,
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Keenan, James, G. 1999. "Fayyum Agriculture at the End of the Ayyubid Era: Nabulsi's Survey," in Alan K. Bowman and Eugene Rogan (eds.), Agriculture in Egypt from Pharaonic to modern times (Proceedings of the British Academy 96). Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 287-99.

______ 2003. "Deserted Villages: From the Ancient to the Medieval Fayyum," BASP  40: 119–140.

______2005. "Landscape and Memory: al-Nabulsi's Ta'rikh al-Fayyum," BASP  42: 203–212.

Mehringer, Peter J., Kenneth Peterson, L. & Fakhri Hassan. 1979. "A Pollen Record from Birket Qarun and the Recent History of the Fayum," Quaternary Research 11: 238-256.

Michel, Nicholas. 2000. "Devoirs fiscaux et droits fonciers: La condition des Fellahs égyptiens (13e-16e siècles)," Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient 43, 4: 521-578.

Mikhail, Alan. 2010. "An Irrigated Empire: The View from Ottoman Fayyum," International Journal of Middle East Studies 42: 569–590.

Rabie, Hassanein. 1972. The financial system of Egypt A.D. 1169-1341. London, N.Y. and Toronto: Oxford University Press.

Rapoport, Yossef. 2004. "Invisible Peasants, Marauding Nomads: Taxation, Tribalism and Revolt in Mamluk Egypt," Mamlūk Studies Review 8, 2: 1-22.

Rathbone, Dominic. 1991. Economic rationalism and rural society in third-century A.D. Egypt: the Heroninos archive and the Appianus estate. Cambridge, New York, Melbourne: The University of Cambridge Press.

Owen, Charles, A. and Torrey, C.C. 1955. "Scandal in the Egyptian Treasury: A Portion of the Luma‘ al-Qawānīn of ‘Uthaman ibnIbrāhīm al-Nābulusī: Introductory Statement," Journal of Near Eastern Studies 14,2: 70-96.
Ragib, Yusuf. 1982. Marchands d'étoffes du Fayyoum au IIIe/IXe siècle d'après leurs archives (actes et lettres). Le Caire : Institut français d'archéologie orientale.

Salmon, G. 1901. "Répertoire géographique de la province du Fayyoûm d’après le Kitâb Târîkh al-Fayyoûm d’an-Naboûlsi," Bulletin de l'Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale 1: 29-77.

Sato, Tsugikata. 1997. State and Rural Society in Medieval Islam. Leiden: Brill.

Shafei, ‘Alī. 1940. "Fayoum Irrigation as Described by Nabulsi in 1245 A.D.," Bulletin de la Société de géographie d'Égypte 20, 3: 283-327.

______1960. "Lake Moeris and Lahun Mi-wer and Ro-hun: The Great Nile Control Project Executed by the Ancient Egyptians," Bulletin de la Société de géographie d'Égypte 33:187-215.

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