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Voices of ancient Egypt : contemporary accounts of daily life

Author: A Rosalie David
Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, 2014. ©2014
Series: Voices of an era.
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"Supporting the current trends toward document-based teaching, this book introduces the reader to the multifaceted world of ancient Egypt through revealing excerpts from 51 texts written by Egyptians themselves"--
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Voices of ancient Egypt : contemporary accounts of daily life.
Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, ©2014
xxxviii, 269 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: A Rosalie David
ISBN: 9780313397837 031339783X
OCLC Number: 893677888
Description: 1 online resource (xxxvii, 269 pages) : illustrations, tables.
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Background of Ancient Egyptian Civilization; Evaluating and Interpreting Primary Documents; Chronology of Egypt from the Predynastic Period to the Arab Conquest; DOCUMENTS FROM ANCIENT EGYPT; Domestic Life and Personal Beliefs; 1. Training Children: A Father''s Advice to His Son (Papyrus Insinger); 2. Advice on Marriage: Found a Family (The Instruction of Any (Papyrus Boulaq 4)); 3. Family Values: Be Grateful to Your Mother (The Instruction of Any (Papyrus Boulaq 4)). 4. How a Man Should Treat His Wife: Treat Thy Wife Well (The Instruction of Any (Papyrus Boulaq 4))5. The Status of Royal Women: The God''s Wife of Amun (Statue Inscription of Harwa); 6. Love Songs: The Sayings of Great Happiness (Papyrus Chester Beatty I); 7. The Contendings of Horus and Seth: A Homosexual Encounter (Papyrus Chester Beatty I); 8. Offerings for the Tomb Owner: The Coffin Texts (Coffin Text of Nakht-Ankh); 9. A Skeptical View of the Afterlife: The Song from the Tomb of King Antef (Intef); Economic Life. 10. Justice for Everyone: The Story of the Eloquent Peasant (Papyri Berlin 3023, 3025, 10499 Papyrus British Museum 10274); 11. A New Royal Residence: Poem in Praise of the City of Ramesses II (Papyrus Anastasi II); 12. A Response to Social Upheaval: The Admonitions of Ipuwer (Papyrus Leiden 344); 13. A Trading Venture: The Report of Wenamun (Papyrus Moscow 120); 14. The Advantages of the Scribal Profession: The Satire of the Trades (Papyrus Sallier II, Papyrus Anastasi VII); 15. Financial Transactions: The Report of Wenamun (Papyrus Moscow 120). 16. Slavery and Servitude (The Annals of Tuthmosis III)17. Expeditions to Nubia (The Autobiographical Inscription of Harkhuf); 18. Craftsmen''s Tools and Working Conditions: The Satire of the Trades (Papyrus Sallier II, Papyrus Anastasi VII); Intellectual Life; 19. Educating Boys: The Instruction of Ptah-hotep (Papyrus Prisse); 20. Health and Medicine (The Edwin Smith Medical Papyrus).; 21. Personal Piety (Votive Stela of Neferabu with Prayer to Ptah); 22. Praising the Role of a Scribe: Advantages of a Teaching Career (Papyrus Lansing). 23. Writing as a Means of Communication (Papyrus Chester Beatty IV)24. Mathematics: Knowledge and Application (The Rhind Mathematical Papyrus); 25. Calendar of a Military Expedition (The Israel Stela / The Poetical Stela of Merneptah); Material Life; 26. An Agricultural Disaster (The Famine Stela); 27. An Offering Which the King Gives: The Coffin Texts (Coffin Text of Nakht-Ankh); 28. A New House for the Teacher: A School Text (Papyrus Lansing); 29. An Adventure at Sea: The Tale of the Shipwrecked Sailor (Papyrus Leningrad 1115); Political Life.
Series Title: Voices of an era.
Responsibility: Rosalie David, editor.

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