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The dictionary of ancient Egypt

Author: Ian Shaw; Paul T Nicholson
Publisher: London ; New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. and updated pbk. edView all editions and formats
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"Drawing on the vast resources of London's British Museum, The Dictionary of Ancient Egypt is loaded with information on the major ideas, events, and personalities that shaped over 4,000 years of civilization in the Nile Valley. More than 600 clear and concise entries are illustrated by photographs, maps, site plans, and charts. The entries are extensively cross-referenced and comprehensively indexed, and each is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shaw, Ian, 1961-
Dictionary of ancient Egypt.
London ; New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2003
(OCoLC)742278987
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Shaw; Paul T Nicholson
ISBN: 0810990962 9780810990968
OCLC Number: 51744392
Notes: "In association with the British Museum."
Description: 328 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Ian Shaw and Paul Nicholson.

Abstract:

"Drawing on the vast resources of London's British Museum, The Dictionary of Ancient Egypt is loaded with information on the major ideas, events, and personalities that shaped over 4,000 years of civilization in the Nile Valley. More than 600 clear and concise entries are illustrated by photographs, maps, site plans, and charts. The entries are extensively cross-referenced and comprehensively indexed, and each is followed by a brief bibliography."--BOOK JACKET.

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