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Daily life of the ancient Egyptians

Author: Bob Brier; A Hoyt Hobbs
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008.
Series: '">Greenwood Press "Daily life through history" series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Through reconstructions based on the hieroglyphic inscriptions, paintings from tombs, and scenes from temple walls, readers can examine social and material existence in one of the world's oldest civilizations. --from publisher description.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Brier; A Hoyt Hobbs
ISBN: 9780313353062 0313353069
OCLC Number: 226911820
Description: xvi, 311 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.
Contents: Chronology --
History --
Religion --
Government and society --
Work and play --
Food --
Clothes and other adornments --
Architecture --
Arts and crafts --
Technology and construction --
Warfare --
Medicine and mathematics.
Series Title: Greenwood Press "Daily life through history" series.
Responsibility: Bob Brier and Hoyt Hobbs.
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Helps to explore the daily lives of ancient Egyptians. This title includes chapters which explore the preparation of food and drink, religious ceremonies and cosmology, work and play, the arts,  Read more...

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