Professor Emeritus of History
D.Phil., History, Oxford University, 1983.
Modern Near Eastern History.
Retired, Currently writing historical novels set in the Middle East.
Professor Emeritus of History, University of California in Los Angeles.
Women and Men in 18th Century Egypt. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1995.
A Short History of Modern Egypt (Second Edition). New York: Cambridge University Press, 1994.
Egypt in the Reign of Muhammad Ali. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1983.
Delivered keynote address at Association of Women Researchers in Lebanon conference regarding Arab Women (speech was in Arabic).
Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters provided by the American University in Cairo, 2001.
Mentoring Award, Middle East Studies Association.