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19 November 2011 / merehutch

Review of Sim’s latest book: Understanding Cairo: The Logic of a City Out of Control

David Sims Understanding Cairo

David Sims is a prominent scholar of Cairo’s political history and urban development. In his recent book, Understanding Cairo: The Logic of a City Out of Control, Sims conducts an in-depth and insightful analysis of Egypt’s complex capital. Especially noteworthy are his observations on the informal areas of Cairo. Check out a review of Understanding Cairo posted by the LA Review of Books: http://lareviewofbooks.org/post/12881896554/2050-or-bust.

David Sims Understanding Cairo

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