skip to content
King Tut : the journey through the underworld Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

King Tut : the journey through the underworld

Author: Sandro Vannini; Mohamed Megahed
Publisher: Köln [Germany] : TASCHEN, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Marking the centenary of Howard Carter's first excavations in the Valley of the Kings, and in collaboration with a series of international exhibitions, this comprehensive guide combines a contemporary understanding of the ancient Egyptian afterlife with Sandro Vannini's super-high-resolution photography to cast an enthralling light on the voyage Tutankhamun was thought to make after death. Buried in the 14th  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
Exhibition, pictorial works
Photobooks
Pictorial works
Named Person: Tutankhamen, King of Egypt; Tutankhamen, King of Egypt; Tutankhamen, King of Egypt.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sandro Vannini; Mohamed Megahed
ISBN: 9783836571463 : 3836571463
OCLC Number: 1018045396
Notes: Chiefly illustrated.
Description: 447 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), facsimiles, maps, plans ; 35 cm
Contents: Death and mummification / Salima Ikram --
Rituals and offerings / Vassil Dobrev --
The funeral / Peter der Manuelian --
Osiris and the judgement / David P. Silverman --
The ancient Egyptian sky / Miroslav Bárta --
The journey in the afterlife / Francesco Tiradritti --
Eternal life in paradise / Hana Vymazalová.
Other Titles: Tutankhamun
Responsibility: Sandro Vannini ; in collaboration with Mohamed Megahed.

Abstract:

Since the '90s, Sandro Vannini has created complete photographic reproductions that reveal murals and artifacts in unprecedented detail. Marking the centenary of Howard Carter's first expedition and  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1018045396> # King Tut : the journey through the underworld
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1018045396#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ;
    library:oclcnum "1018045396" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/gw> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Topic/antiquities> ; # Antiquities
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Topic/civilization> ; # Civilization
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Topic/excavations_archaeology_egypt_valley_of_the_kings> ; # Excavations (Archaeology)--Egypt--Valley of the Kings
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Place/egypt> ; # Egypt.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Topic/tombs> ; # Tombs
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Topic/art_objects_egyptian> ; # Art objects, Egyptian
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Event/to_332_b_c> ; # To 332 B.C.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Topic/excavations_archaeology> ; # Excavations (Archaeology)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Place/egypt_valley_of_the_kings> ; # Egypt--Valley of the Kings.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Person/tutankhamen_king_of_egypt> ; # King of Egypt. Tutankhamen
    schema:alternateName "Tutankhamun" ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Person/megahed_mohamed> ; # Mohamed Megahed
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Person/vannini_sandro> ; # Sandro Vannini
    schema:copyrightYear "2018" ;
    schema:datePublished "2018" ;
    schema:description "Death and mummification / Salima Ikram -- Rituals and offerings / Vassil Dobrev -- The funeral / Peter der Manuelian -- Osiris and the judgement / David P. Silverman -- The ancient Egyptian sky / Miroslav Bárta -- The journey in the afterlife / Francesco Tiradritti -- Eternal life in paradise / Hana Vymazalová."@en ;
    schema:description ""Marking the centenary of Howard Carter's first excavations in the Valley of the Kings, and in collaboration with a series of international exhibitions, this comprehensive guide combines a contemporary understanding of the ancient Egyptian afterlife with Sandro Vannini's super-high-resolution photography to cast an enthralling light on the voyage Tutankhamun was thought to make after death. Buried in the 14th century BC but unearthed by Carter in 1922, the objects entombed with Tutankhamun offer an invaluable window on to a long-extinct belief system. Seen today, they create an intricate picture of how the ancient Egyptian people viewed the perilous journey to paradise, a utopian Egypt that could only be entered following the final judgment."--inside jacket front flap."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4709936972> ;
    schema:genre "Exhibition catalogs"@en ;
    schema:genre "Exhibition, pictorial works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:genre "Photobooks"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "King Tut : the journey through the underworld"@en ;
    schema:productID "1018045396" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9783836571463> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB857465> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1018045396> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Person/megahed_mohamed> # Mohamed Megahed
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Megahed" ;
    schema:givenName "Mohamed" ;
    schema:name "Mohamed Megahed" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Person/tutankhamen_king_of_egypt> # King of Egypt. Tutankhamen
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Tutankhamen" ;
    schema:name "King of Egypt. Tutankhamen" ;
    schema:name "King of Egypt Tutankhamen" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Person/vannini_sandro> # Sandro Vannini
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Vannini" ;
    schema:givenName "Sandro" ;
    schema:name "Sandro Vannini" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Place/egypt_valley_of_the_kings> # Egypt--Valley of the Kings.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Egypt--Valley of the Kings." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Topic/art_objects_egyptian> # Art objects, Egyptian
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Art objects, Egyptian"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Topic/excavations_archaeology> # Excavations (Archaeology)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Excavations (Archaeology)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4709936972#Topic/excavations_archaeology_egypt_valley_of_the_kings> # Excavations (Archaeology)--Egypt--Valley of the Kings
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Excavations (Archaeology)--Egypt--Valley of the Kings"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9783836571463>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "3836571463" ;
    schema:isbn "9783836571463" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.