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|Genre/Form:||Children's questions and answers
Questions and answers
|Material Type:||Juvenile audience|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||9780753465271 0753465272 9780753465585 0753465582|
|Notes:||"First published in 1995 by Kingfisher"--Title page verso.
|Description:||32 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm.|
|Contents:||Why do we call Egyptians ancient? --
Why were the Egyptians great? --
Who ruled Egypt? --
Could a woman be pharaoh? --
How would you know if you met a pharaoh? --
Who was the crocodile god? --
Who was the goddess Nut? --
Why did the Egyptians bury their mummies? --
Why were mummies brainless? --
Why were mummies wrapped in bandages? --
Why were the pyramids built? --
Who liked to get knee-deep in mud? --
Which was the fastest way to travel? --
Why did people sit on the roof? --
Who made mud pies? --
Who had nightmares? --
Who had floury feet? --
What's the world's stalest bread? --
Who had splendid feasts? --
Who looked really cool? --
Who liked to sparkle? --
Why did shoes wear out? --
Who loved wearing makeup? --
Why did women wear cones on their heads? --
Who made a beeline for wigs? --
Who played with lions? --
Who played board games? --
Did Egyptians like parties? --
Why is paper called paper? --
What did Egyptian writing look like? --
Which were the most dangerous animals? --
Did people have pets? --
What did Egyptians call cats? --
How can you become an Egyptologist? --
Why do mummies hae x-rays? --
Where can you come face to face with a pharaoh?
|Series Title:||I wonder why (New York, N.Y.)|
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- Egypt -- Social life and customs -- To 332 B.C. -- Juvenile literature.
- Egypt -- Civilization -- To 332 B.C.
- Egypt -- Social life and customs -- To 332 B.C.
- Egypt -- Civilization.
- Egypt -- Social life and customs.
- Egypt -- Civilization -- Miscellanea.
- Manners and customs.