Correspondence Regarding The Competition For The Shrine Of Gamal Abdel Nasser
Type
correspondence
Year
1971
Written To: The Minister Of Housing

Date: March 20, 1971

This document is in regard to a competition held between Egyptian architects for the design of the mosque and shrine of the late President, Gamal Abdel Nasser. Fathy describes the general concepts sought for the design, which were the perpetual, humanistic, and political accomplishments of the late President and how they can be best materialized in the design and planning of the complex. He also outlines the provisions and directives for the competition.
Citation
Fathy, Hassan. Correspondence Regarding The Competition For The Shrine Of Gamal Abdel Nasser. 21 Mar. 1971. Hassan Fathy Archives. Aga Khan Trust for Culture. Geneva, Switzerland.
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Copyright
Aga Khan Trust for Culture
Country
Egypt
Language
Arabic
Building Usages
mausoleum
funerary
tomb
funerary
cemetery
funerary
grave
funerary
mortuary
funerary
Keywords
shrines