Saturday, July 28, 2007
Prochaska on the Description of Egypt
Those interested in this subject will enjoy David Prochaska's essay, "Art of Colonialism, Colonialism of Art: The Description de l'Égypte (1809-1828)." The subject is the vast description of Egypt published by the scholars who accompanied Bonaparte. Prochaska teaches history at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champagne.