Fathy, Hassan. The Arab House in the Urban Setting. Carreras Arab Lecture. London: Longman. 1972. Hassan Fathy Archives. Aga Khan Trust for Culture. Geneva, Switzerland.
The informative document outlines the major components which historically and culturally are part of the Arab house. It further discusses the relation of the Arab house with its urban environment, climate, and surroundings and how these influence certain architectural and design features within a general Arab home.