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Tutankhamen's curse : the developing history of an Egyptian king

Author: Joyce A Tyldesley
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ninety years ago, Howard Carter discovered Tutankhamen's mummy lying, surrounded by grave goods, in a virtually intact tomb in the Valley of the Kings. This title approaches the story of the lost  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Named Person: Tutankhamen, King of Egypt.; Tutankhamen, King of Egypt; Howard Carter; Tutankhamen, King of Egypt; Howard Carter; Tutankhamen, King of Egypt.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce A Tyldesley
ISBN: 9781861971661 1861971664
OCLC Number: 855253704
Notes: Originally published: 2012.
Awards: Winner of Archaeological Institute of America Felicia A. Holton Book Award 2013 (UK)
Description: xx, 316 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white) ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Joyce Tyldesley.

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