Book Launch of Alexandria was our Destiny
- 15 Oct 2012 - 15 Oct 2012
- | Bibliotheca Alexandrina
- | Book Launch
- | Open For Public
The book traces how Marie-Luise Nagel’s ancestors came to Egypt from Central Europe during the nineteenth century, attracted by the new opportunities and by the inauguration of the Suez Canal. For several generations, they become part of the Alexandrian vibrant cosmopolitan community in a backdrop of historical events.