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Ancient Egyptians : people of the pyramids

Author: Rosalie F Baker; Charles F Baker, III.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2001.
Series: Oxford profiles.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of ancient Egyptian biographies divided into five periods from the Old Kingdom, about 2686 B.C., to the declining New Kingdom, about 245 B.C., this book profiles some 30 Egyptian leaders, devovoting a three- to seven-page chapter to each one.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Biographies
Biography
History
Biográfias
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rosalie F Baker; Charles F Baker, III.
ISBN: 0195122216 9780195122213
OCLC Number: 45909017
Description: 189 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm.
Contents: Tradition and grandeur (Old kingdom, about 2686-2181 B.C.) : Djoser --
Imhotep --
Snefru --
Khufu --
Ptahhotep --
Weni --
Pepi II --
Harkhuf --
More ancient Egyptians to remember --
Disruption and rebirth (Middle kingdom, about 2040-1782 B.C.) : Nebhepetre Mentuhotep I --
Amenemhet I --
Senwosret I --
Senwosret III --
Amenemhet III --
More ancient Egyptians to remember --
Growth and expansion (New kingdom, about 1570-1440 B.C.) : Ahmose, son of Ebana --
Hatshepsut --
Senenmut --
Thutmose III --
Rekhmire --
More ancient Egyptians to remember --
Splendor and revolution (New kingdom, about 1440-1293 B.C.) : Amenhotep III --
Tiye --
Akhenaten --
Nefertiti --
Tutankhamun --
Horemheb --
More ancient Egyptians to remember --
Conquest and decline (New kingdom, Ptolemaic period, about 1325-245 B.C.) : Seti I --
Ramesses II --
Nefertari --
Ramesses III --
More ancient Egyptians to remember.
Series Title: Oxford profiles.
Responsibility: Rosalie F. and Charles F. Baker, III.
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A collection of ancient Egyptian biographies divided into five periods from the Old Kingdom, about 2686 B.C., to the declining New Kingdom, about 245 B.C., this book profiles some 30 Egyptian leaders, devovoting a three- to seven-page chapter to each one.

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"Well written and researched....Photographs of artifacts, tombs, and statues are well-matched with text....A useful addition for report writers and subject enthusiasts."--School Library Journal"A Read more...

 
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