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The golden king : the world of Tutankhamun

Author: Zahi A Hawass
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An illustrated story of Tutankhamun by leading Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass that reveals details of the boy king's life and dynasty, archival photographs of Howard Carter's discovery in 1922, and images of artifacts that were buried with the pharaoh.
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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Named Person: Tutankhamen, King of Egypt.; Tutankhamen, King of Egypt.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Zahi A Hawass
ISBN: 0792259149 9780792259145
OCLC Number: 70106965
Description: 162, [4] pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
Contents: Building an empire --
The golden age --
Heresy at Amarna --
The life of Tutankhamun --
The aftermath --
Robbers in the Valley of the Kings: the discovery of the Golden Tomb --
Early excavations in the Valley of the Kings --
Work under Theodore Davis --
Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon --
The tomb of Tutankhamun --
Trouble in paradise: Carter and the Antiquities Service --
The curse of Tutankhamun --
The travels of Tutankhamun --
Epilogue: Tutankhamun rediscovered.
Responsibility: Zahi Hawass.
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Tutankhamun has captivated the world ever since Howard Carter's discovery of his treasure-filled tomb in the Valley of the Kings in 1922. This title offers a concise history of the life of King Tut  Read more...

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