Alan Mikhail

Professor of History

Departments & Organizations

Middle East Studies

Research Interests

Ottoman and Middle Eastern History


  • B.A., Rice University, 2001
  • M.A., University of California, Berkeley, 2003
  • Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2008

Selected Publications

  • Water on Sand: Environmental Histories of the Middle East and North Africa (2013)
  • Nature and Empire in Ottoman Egypt: An Environmental History (2011)


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