- Paperback: 356 pages
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 1 edition (December 7, 2009)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0521675987
- ISBN-13: 978-0521675987
- Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.8 x 10 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.8 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 7 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #811,956 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Ancient Egypt: An Introduction 1st Edition
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"The great discoveries, the adventures of travelers, the mysteries of the pharaohs, the dance of the mummies, and the fragrances of life along the Nile - ancient Egypt comes to life in the pages of this excellent book!"
Dr. Zahi Hawass, Secretary General, Supreme Council of Antiquities, Egypt
"An ideal introduction to the myriad strands that make up the world of the ancient Egyptians--I recommend it highly and look forward to using it for my students."
Aidan Dodson, University of Bristol
"This book provides an interesting as well as comprehensive read from which even the expert may benefit. It is therefore highly recommended as a starting point for the uninitiated." --BMCR
This book provides an introduction to one of the greatest civilization of all time - ancient Egypt. Beginning with a geographical overview that explains the development of Egyptian belief systems as well as its subsequent political development, it examines methodology, the history of the discipline of Egyptology, religion, social organization, urban and rural life, and death.