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Tutankhamun, the untold story

Author: Thomas Hoving
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1978.
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Recounts the events and the people involved in the discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb in 1922.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hoving, Thomas, 1931-2009.
Tutankhamun, the untold story.
New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1978
(OCoLC)560875791
Online version:
Hoving, Thomas, 1931-2009.
Tutankhamun, the untold story.
New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1978
(OCoLC)603563349
Named Person: Tutankhamen, King of Egypt; Toutankhamon, roi d'Égypte; Tutankhamen, King of Egypt.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Hoving
ISBN: 0671243055 9780671243050
OCLC Number: 3965932
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 384 pages, [16] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Dramatis personae --
The Stage : the Valley of the Kings --
Forty kings and the thieves from Kurna --
First clues of Tutankhamun --
The First years of search --
Deep doubts --
The "Tomb of the golden bird" --
"Wonderful things" --
The Long night --
Revelations --
The Limelight --
"Discovery colossal and need every assistance" --
The Affair of the three princesses --
The Metropolitan Museum makes a coup --
"Tutankhamun Ltd." --
A "Renegade" speaks out --
"Strong bull, beautiful of birth --
Carnarvon returns to the tomb --
The Sealed doorway --
The Queen's visit --
Closing down the tomb --
Sudden tragedy --
The Curse --
The Season ends --
Collision course --
The Bastion of bureaucracy --
Dismantling the shrines --
The "Public domain" --
Strike! --
"Bandits!" --
A "Malignant influence" --
" Much Kalaam" --
Carter in America --
Surrender --
The Secret division.
Responsibility: by Thomas Hoving.

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Recounts the events and the people involved in the discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb in 1922.

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