Fathy, Hassan. Memorandum Regarding The Guided Renovation Project For The Village Of Bariz. 4 July 1968. Hassan Fathy Archives. Aga Khan Trust for Culture. Geneva, Switzerland.
Written to: The Governor of al-Wadi al-Jadid; The Director-General Of The Office Of Architectural Affairs At The Egyptian General Foundation For Desert Area Development; Dr. Salah Hidayet, The Advisor Of Scientific Affairs To The President
Date: July 4, 1968
The memorandum is an announcement calling for a sound method through which research pertaining to settlement can be implemented for the Bariz Village Project . The document is primarily concerned with methods for planning and construction. Fathy offers directives for using methods that have been employed in past projects and have underwent scientific experimentation.