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Egyptology today

Author: Richard H Wilkinson
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
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Egyptology Today examines how modern scholars examine all aspects of ancient Egypt, one of the greatest of all ancient civilizations. In essays by a team of archaeologists, curators, scholars and conservators who are actively involved in research or applied aspects of Egyptology, this book looks at the techniques and methods that are used to increase our understanding of a distant culture that was as old to the  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard H Wilkinson
ISBN: 9780521863643 0521863643 9780521682268 0521682266
OCLC Number: 124036311
Description: xiii, 283 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Contents: Introduction: The past in the present : Egyptology today / Richard H. Wilkinson --
Archaeology and Egyptology / Kent R. Weeks --
History and Egyptology / Donald B. Redford --
Medical science and Egyptology / A. Rosalie David --
Site survey in Egyptology / Sarah H. Parcak --
Epigraphy and recording / Peter F. Dorman --
Monument and site conservation / Michael Jones --
Art of ancient Egypt / Rita E. Freed --
Ancient Egypt in museums today / Arielle P. Kozloff --
Artifact conservation and Egyptology / Susanne Gänsicke --
The Egyptian language / James P. Allen --
Ancient Egyptian literature / John L. Foster and Ann L. Foster --
Egyptian religious texts / Ronald J. Leprohon --
Afterword: The past in the future: Egyptology tomorrow / Richard H. Wilkinson.
Responsibility: edited by Richard H. Wilkinson.
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