Manchester Histories Festival

3 - 12 June 2016

Views of an Antique Land Talk

Manchester. Imaging Egypt and Palestine in the First World War

Manchester has a close connection to Egypt thanks to the lively trade in cotton and antiquities in the 19th century.

Join Professor Paul Nicholson (Professor of Archaeology in the School of History, Archaeology and Religion at the University of Cardiff) for this talk exploring local links and collected memories. Items from Manchester Museum's archive relating to the Great War will also be on display,


Sat 11 Jun 2016 11am - 12 noon


Manchester Museum

The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL


Free but booking essential


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0161 275 2648

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Free events, Talks, Walks and tours

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