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Dublin: Printed by John S. Folds, 5, Bachelor's walk,

CONTENTS OF VOL. II.

CHAPTER I.

EGYPT.

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The present condition of Egypt and character of Mohammad Alee-

Diversity of opinions—Impressions received in the Country Parts
and in the Cities—Egypt tried by an unfair standard-Prophecies of
Ezekiel—Introduction of the Memlooks—Their debasing Govern-
ment—Testimony of Volney-War of 1802—Rise of Mohammad
Alee-Destruction of the Memlook Beys_Exchange of Tyrants-
Native Instruction—The different Colleges, Institutions, and Fac-
tories—Grades in Society-Railroads—Basha's Household --His
Knowledge of the State—Affection for His Wife_Taxation-Ef-
fects of the Battle of Koniah-Regeneration of the Country, and
Fulfilment of Prophecy- Affairs in the East-Political State of
Egypt-Instability of the Turkish Empire-Extent of Mohammad
Alee's Territory-Consequence of Returning this to the Porte-
Symbol of the Euphrates—Right to Independence-Present State
of Turkey-Sooltan's Rule compared with the Viceroy's—Effect of
Mohammad Alee's Independence on European Powers-His Here-
ditary Possession

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