By Peter Sheehan
The Emperor Diocletian equipped the citadel of Babylon round the harbor and the canal in three hundred advert, and masses new info has come to gentle about the building and inner structure of the fort, which maintains to surround and outline the enclave of previous Cairo. very important proof for the early medieval transformation of the realm into the nucleus of the Arab urban of al-Fustat and its later medieval improvement is additionally presented.
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Babylon of Egypt: The Archaeology of Old Cairo and the Origins of the City (American Research Center in Egypt Conservation) by Peter Sheehan