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No matter how unpalatable, are the three Levantine States in danger, or will they survive concerted efforts to partition them?
m like the Levantines do, so it is possible to distinguish them from the people of Cairo, the Nile Delta and Alexandria.
They were built either by prominent Levantines or by European merchants or consuls residing in the city.
The Guide's authors had an eye for the exotic, and so they note that "although the fez h as given way to the snap-brim, and the narghile has been abandoned for cigarettes, the coffee houses and the tobacco and confectionery shops of the Levantines still remain.