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Chronicle of the queens of Egypt : from early dynastic times to the death of Cleopatra

Author: Joyce A Tyldesley
Publisher: New York, NY : Thames & Hudson, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An illustrated study of the queens of ancient Egypt ranges from the early dynastic period to the death of Cleopatra in 30 BC, offering a biographical portrait of each queen, along with information on the era in which she lived and her influence on Egyptian history.
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Tyldesley, Joyce A.
Chronicle of the queens of Egypt.
New York, NY : Thames & Hudson, 2006
(OCoLC)607732579
Online version:
Tyldesley, Joyce A.
Chronicle of the queens of Egypt.
New York, NY : Thames & Hudson, 2006
(OCoLC)608082719
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce A Tyldesley
ISBN: 0500051453 9780500051450
OCLC Number: 70059770
Description: 224 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction : royal consorts and female kings --
Dynasties 0-2. The first queens : the early dynastic period, 3100-2650 BC ; The women of Abydos ; The Goddess Neith --
Dynasties 3-8. Queens of the pyramid age : the old kingdom, 2650-2125 BC ; Personal hygiene ; Fit for a queen ; The treasures of Hetepheres I ; The vulture headdress and Uraeus --
Dynasties 9-17. Chaos and rebirth : the first intermediate period, middle kingdom and second intermediate period, 2125-1539 BC ; Wigs and hairdressing ; Women's health and childbirth ; The Lahun and Dahshur treasures ; Women in literature ; The double-plumed headdress --
Dynasties 18-20. Queens of the empire : the new kingdom, 1539-1069 BC ; The god's wife of Amun ; The oracle ; The Royal Temple at Deir el-Bahari ; The Gurob head of Queen Tiy ; Female sphinxes ; The Berlin head of Nefertiti ; Food ; Nefertari's painted tomb ; Personal names ; The women of Deir el-Medina ; Sexual etiquette --
Dynasties 21-31. Weakened royal power : the third intermediate period and the late period, 1069-332 BC ; The burial of Maatkare --
The last queens of Egypt : the Macedonian and Ptolemaic periods, 332-30 BC ; What did Cleopatra look like? ; Cleopatra as Isis ; Cleopatra through the ages --
Chronology and royal couples list.
Responsibility: Joyce Tyldesley.
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Presents the history of queenship in ancient Egypt, revealing the essential role played by women in the royal household.  Read more...

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