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Egypt : how a lost civilization was rediscovered

Author: Joyce A Tyldesley; British Broadcasting Corporation.
Publisher: London : BBC Books., 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The obsession with anything and everything Egyptian has inspired many to dedicate their lives to the search for treasure in Egypt's sands. This work follows these real-life Indiana Joneses in their  Read more...

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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce A Tyldesley; British Broadcasting Corporation.
ISBN: 0563522577 9780563522577 056349381X 9780563493815
OCLC Number: 224492524
Notes: "This book is published to accompany the television series Egypt, first broadcast on BBC1 in 2005"--T.p. verso.
Description: 256 pages, [12] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color), maps, plans, portraits (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. 1. The explorers --
pt. 2. The collectors --
pt. 3. The scientists.
Responsibility: Joyce Tyldesley.

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"An enthralling account of how this ancient land was rediscovered... This is a book that will appeal to both budding Egyptologists and casual historians in equal measure" * Global Magazine *

 
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