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Cultural atlas of Ancient Egypt

Author: M��lek, Jarom��r. ; John Baines; Jaromír Málek
Publisher: New York : Facts on file, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Text, thirty-six maps, and 530 illustrations provide a comprehensive look at ancient Egypt, including its history, archaeology, geography, art, architecture, society, and daily life, and ninety sites of significant discoveries or monuments; also features several reference tools, including a bibliography and a checklist of museums with Egyptian collections.
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Genre/Form: Bildband
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: M��lek, Jarom��r. ; John Baines; Jaromír Málek
ISBN: 0816040362 9780816040360
OCLC Number: 42780471
Notes: "An Andromeda book"--Page [2].
Description: 240 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 31 cm
Contents: pt. 1. The cultural setting. The geography of ancient Egypt ; The study of ancient Egypt ; The historical background ; Kings of Egypt ; Gallery of Kings ; Art and architecture ; Conventions of representation ; Tomb stelae --
pt. 2. A journey down the Nile. Boats on the Nile ; Southern Upper Egypt ; Thebes ; John Gardner Wilkinson at Thebes ; Northern Upper Egypt ; Middle Egypt ; Memphis ; The pyramids : types and construction ; The pyramids : checklist ; Lower Egypt : the Delta ; Nubia ; Peripheral regions --
pt. 3. Aspects of Egyptian society. Everyday life ; Scribes and writing ; The army ; Women and men ; Religion ; The Egyptian Pantheon ; Burial customs ; Egypt in Western art / Helen Whitehouse ; Museums with Egyptian collections.
Other Titles: Ancient Egypt
Responsibility: by John Baines and Jaromir Malek.
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Text, thirty-six maps, and 530 illustrations provide a comprehensive look at ancient Egypt, including its history, archaeology, geography, art, architecture, society, and daily life, and ninety sites of significant discoveries or monuments; also features several reference tools, including a bibliography and a checklist of museums with Egyptian collections.

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