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River in the desert : a modern traveller in ancient Egypt

Author: Paul William Roberts
Publisher: London ; New York, NY : Tauris Parke Paperbacks, 2006, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Egypt is as old as history itself. It is home to some of the world's greatest treasures, a pantheon of dazzling gods and kings, and the roots of the civilised world. This book is the author's account of his travels through Egypt, delving into the hidden depths of this great country - at once familiar and yet unknown.
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Named Person: Paul William Roberts; Paul William Roberts
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul William Roberts
ISBN: 1845111818 9781845111816
OCLC Number: 85861847
Description: xiv, 394 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Paul William Roberts.
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'Unconventional, highly entertaining, instructive and beautifully written, River in the Desert is an elegant, seductive account of this ancient culture's history, mythology and politics.' -- Read more...

 
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