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The Egyptian : a novel

Author: Mika Waltari; Naomi Walford
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [1949] ©1949
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in Egypt, more than a thousand years before Christ, it encompasses all of the then-known world. It is told by Sinhue, physician to the Pharaoh Akhenaton, and is the story of his life. Through his eyes are seen innumerable characters, fully drawn and covering the whole panorama of the ancient world.
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Genre/Form: Epic fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Waltari, Mika, 1908-1979.
Egyptian.
New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons [1949]
(OCoLC)646872612
Named Person: Akhenaton, King of Egypt; Akhenaton, King of Egypt.
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mika Waltari; Naomi Walford
ISBN: 0399102345 9780399102349 9781556524417 1556524412
OCLC Number: 337964
Notes: Translation of Sinuhe egyptiläinen.
Description: 503 pages : map (on lining papers) ; 22 cm
Contents: The reed boat --
The house of life --
Thebes fever --
Nefernefernefer --
The khabiri --
The day of the false king --
Minea --
The dark house --
The crocodile's tail --
City of the heavens --
Merit --
The water clock measures time --
Aton's kingdom on earth --
The holy war --
Horemheb.
Other Titles: Sinuhe egyptiläinen.
Responsibility: by Mika Waltari, translated by Naomi Walford.

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Set in Egypt, more than a thousand years before Christ, it encompasses all of the then-known world. It is told by Sinhue, physician to the Pharaoh Akhenaton, and is the story of his life. Through his eyes are seen innumerable characters, fully drawn and covering the whole panorama of the ancient world.

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