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Astoria Based on True Story. In the summer of , dissatisfied by the end of their journey, Edwards and Renshawe took to a walking tour of France. Edwards, accompanied by several friends, toured Egypt in the winter of —, discovering a fascination with the land and its cultures, ancient and modern. Journeying southwards from Cairo in a hired dahabiyeh manned houseboat , the party visited Philae and ultimately reached Abu Simbel , where they remained for six weeks.
Renshawe remained among her travelling companions. Brocklehurst and Edwards remained friends and Brocklehurst later supported her Egypt Exploration fund. Edwards' travels in Egypt made her aware of increasing threats to ancient monuments from tourism and modern development. She set out to hinder these through public awareness and scientific endeavour, becoming a tireless advocate for research and preservation of them.
Edwards became joint Honorary Secretary of the Fund until her death. To advance the Fund's work, Edwards largely abandoned other writing in favour of Egyptology. In addition, Edwards embarked on an strenuous lecture tour in the United States in — These lectures were later published as Pharaohs, Fellahs and Explorers. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the 19th-century writer.
For the 20th-century publisher, see Amelia Edwards publisher. Untrodden Peaks and Unfrequented Valleys.
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