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Ancient Egyptian myths & legends

Author: Philip Ardagh; Danuta Mayer
Publisher: Chicago : World Book, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Retells a variety of ancient Egyptian myths and legends about magical worlds, gods and goddesses, humans, fantastic creatures, battles for power, and murderous plots, explaining their origins and lasting popularity.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Ardagh; Danuta Mayer
ISBN: 0716626063 9780716626060 0716626136 9780716626138
OCLC Number: 47126689
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 64 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 30 cm.
Contents: Myth or legend? --
Stories from Ancient Egypt --
Murder of a God --
Search for Osiris --
Fight for the throne --
End of humankind --
Pharaoh and the thief --
Shipwrecked on the Island of Ka --
Secret name of Ra --
Myths and legends resources --
Who's who in myths and legends --
Myths and legends glossary.
Other Titles: Ancient Egyptian myths and legends
Responsibility: as told by Philip Ardagh ; illustrated by Danuta Mayer.

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Retells a variety of ancient Egyptian myths and legends about magical worlds, gods and goddesses, humans, fantastic creatures, battles for power, and murderous plots, explaining their origins and lasting popularity.

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