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Everyday life in Egypt in the days of Ramesses the Great

Author: Pierre Montet
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1981, ©1958.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Our understanding of the lives of royalty and priests, artisans and professionals, peasants and slaves are all enhanced by Montet's sensitive and insightful appreciation for the ancient Egyptians.

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Named Person: Ramses, King of Egypt.; Ramses, King of Egypt.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pierre Montet
ISBN: 0812211138 9780812211139
OCLC Number: 6917701
Notes: Translation of La vie quotidienne en Égypte au temps des Ramsès.
Reprint of the 1974 ed. published by Greenwood Press, Westport, Conn.
Description: xxvi, 365 pages, [15] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Dwelling places --
Time --
The family --
Life at home --
Country life --
The artss and the professions --
Travel --
The pharaoh --
The army and warfare --
Scribes and judges --
In the temples --
The rites of burial.
Other Titles: Vie quotidienne en Égypte au temps des Ramsès.
Responsibility: by Pierre Montet ; translated by A.R. Maxwell-Hyslop and Margaret S. Drower ; with a new introd. by David B. O'Connor.

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"A classic study of daily life in ancient Egypt ... the masterwork of the dean of modern Egyptology. Renowned for its accuracy, scope and details, Montet's work conveys in a warmly sympathetic though Read more...

 
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