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Breaking the mirror of heaven : the conspiracy to supress the voice of ancient Egypt

Author: Robert Bauval; Ahmed Osman
Publisher: Rochester, Vt. : Bear & Company, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Exposes the many cycles of monument destruction and cultural suppression in Egypt from antiquity to the present day.

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Named Person: Zahi A Hawass; Zahi A Hawass
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Bauval; Ahmed Osman
ISBN: 9781591431565 1591431565 9781591438137 1591438136
OCLC Number: 777662956
Description: viii, 359 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: A cross between a peacock and a scorpion --
The making of Egypt's Indiana Jones --
Out of darkness --
Intermezzo : how Hawass killed the 'soul' of ancient Egypt --
The pasha --
Saving ancient Egypt --
Taking over --
Secret chambers --
Revolution.
Responsibility: Robert Bauval and Ahmed Osman.

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