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The way to eternity : Egyptian myth.

Author: Fergus Fleming; Alan Lothian; Duncan Baird Publishers.
Publisher: Amsterdam : Time-Life Books, ©1997.
Series: Myth and mankind.
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Examines ancient Egyptian myths about the physical world and life after death and places them in their cultural context.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fleming, Fergus, 1959-
Way to eternity.
Amsterdam : Time-Life Books, ©1997
(OCoLC)894781375
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fergus Fleming; Alan Lothian; Duncan Baird Publishers.
ISBN: 0705435032 9780705435031
OCLC Number: 37731183
Notes: "Writers, Fergus Fleming, Alan Lothian ... created, edited and designed by Duncan Baird Publishers"--Title page verso.
Description: 144 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 28 cm.
Contents: The Egyptian world. Centuries of civilization --
Picture essay: Symbols and amulets --
The divine creators. Order out of chaos --
The sun god --
The servant of the sun --
Picture essay: Houses of the gods --
Living with the gods. The celestial domain --
The divine protectress --
Sacred animals --
Picture essay: A divine menagerie --
The mighty sons of Re. The conflicts of Horus and Seth --
The kings in myth --
Picture essay: The great pyramids --
The throne of Osiris. Preparing for eternity --
Journey into darkness --
The mummy's curse --
Picture essay: The tomb of Tutankhamun --Tales of magic and fantasy. Practitioners of magic --
A magical universe --
Royal tales of enchantment --
The Egyptian legacy.
Series Title: Myth and mankind.
Other Titles: Egyptian myth

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Examines ancient Egyptian myths about the physical world and life after death and places them in their cultural context.

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