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The Oxford encyclopedia of ancient Egypt

Author: Donald B Redford
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Until now, there has been no comprehensive, scholarly English-language encyclopedia covering ancient Egypt. This beautifully constructed work fills that gap with more than 600 academic, but accessible, articles on all aspects of Egyptology. The coverage is interdisciplinary, combining history, archaeology, economics, science, and literary and religious studies. A stunning piece of scholarship."--"Outstanding  Read more...
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Oxford encyclopedia of ancient Egypt.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001
(OCoLC)607421503
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donald B Redford
ISBN: 0195102347 9780195102345 019513821X 9780195138214 0195138228 9780195138221 0195138236 9780195138238
OCLC Number: 42726208
Awards: Winner of Library Journal Best Reference 2001 Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2001 Dartmouth Medal Winner 2002 Association of American Publishers Best Multivolume Reference, Humanities 2002 ALA/RUSA Outstanding Reference Source 2002.
Description: 3 volumes : illustrations (some color), maps ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1 A-F --
v. 2 G-O --
v. 3 P-Z.
Responsibility: Donald B. Redford, editor in chief.
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Intended for the nonspecialist as well as the specialist, this multi-volume encyclopaedia serves as a useful reference on ancient Egypt, covering the period from the first known settlements in the  Read more...

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top-notch exhaustive and accessible what a quality encyclopedia should be. * Against the Grain * impressive. * John Ray, TLS *

 
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