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- Damietta, also known as Damiata, or Domyat, is a port and the capital of the Damietta Governorate in Egypt. It is located at the Damietta branch, a distributary of the Nile, 15 kilometres from the Mediterranean Sea, about 200 kilometres north of Cairo.
- Damietta a.k.a. Dumyat is a hill at the western extremity of the Ochil Hills in central Scotland. The name is thought to originate from Dun of the Maeatae.
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With Chapters on the Success of the Sudan and the Delights of Travel in Egypt and the Sudan by Douglas Brooke Wheelton Sladen
Damietta is a wooden Venice, a mere shell. Behind its stately front ...
City Dynamics and the Coming Capitalist Revival by John Montgomery
Damietta is a port town located at a branch of the River Nile near the Mediterranean Sea. The city has a long history and over time has undergone numerous name changes. Damietta is known for its furniture making, tanneries, textile making, ...
Satisfaction All Around (1979)
(Les Contens) by Odete de Turnebe, D.A. Beecher
Damietta is an Egyptian city on the east branch of the Nile River delta.
Or A View of the Present State of the World ... by Sidney Edwards Morse
it will cease to be navigable for boats of large burden The country around Damietta is a perfect garden and the rice is the tinest in Eirypt. The population is estimated at 40,000. Suez is on the gulf of Suez, at the northern extremity of the Red ...
Parliamentary Papers (1884)
1850-1908 by Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons
Damietta is a small town of nearly 30,000 inhabitants, situated on the banks of the Nile, about 4 miles from the sea. The river just before it reaches the town, takes rather a sudden bend and runs into a deep basin, which, after passing the town, ...
New Piloting Directions for the Mediterranean Sea, the Adriatic, Or Gulf of Venice, the Black Sea, Grecian Archipelago ... (1831)
Containing Instructions for Navigating the Various Coasts, Islands, Bays, Ports, and Harbours, and for Avoiding the Numerous Rocks, Shoals, and Other Dangers in Those Seas ... by John William Norie
DAMIETTA is a large town, situated on the eastern branch of the Nile, about 8 miles above its junction with the sea. It stands on a narrow neck of land, formed between the great lake Menzaleh, or Monzalah, and the River Nile, being in latitude ...
by Clifford J. Rogers
Nicholas Morton Damietta, Siege of From ...
by Encyclopaedia Perthensis
DAMIETTA, a port town of Egypt, situated on the E . mouth of the Nile, 4 miles from the sea- coast. The present town stands upon a different site from the ancient Damietta so repeatedly attacked by ...
Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
and a siege of head; and professed one single nature, incapable 17 months, the Christian princes took Damietta. of any difference : yet they ...
by Eric Bird
smoother than the present one, where the outflow is concentrated in two cuspate sectors: Damietta (Dumyat) in the east and Rosetta (Rashid) in the west. In order to find the main littoral drift direction along the coast where the Suez Canal was ...
containing a description of the various countries
Damietta, a large city of Lower Egypt, on the eastern branch of the Nile, ...
DAMIETTA, a port-town of Egypt, situated on the eastern mouth of the river Nile, fbur miles from the sea, and loo railes north of Grand Cairo. E. Long. 31. 49. and N. Lat. 31. 25. The present town stands upon л different site from the ancient ...
Encyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)
History and biography, vol. 4
At length, the still heavier pressure of similar calamities within the walls of Damietta utterly exhausted the strength of its defenders ; out ofa population of near fourscore thousand souls, nine-tenths had Capture of perished of disease and ...
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