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Violence and Power in Ancient Egypt.

Author: Laurel Bestock
Publisher: London : Taylor and Francis, 2017.
Series: Routledge Studies in Egyptology
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laurel Bestock
ISBN: 1134856199 9781134856190
OCLC Number: 1007843879
Description: 1 online resource (336 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: List of figuresAcknowledgementsChronological chartChapter 1Picturing violence The Structure of this BookThemesChapter 2The Origins of Violent ImageryThe Earliest Images of Violence in Egypt The Evidence from Early Egypt: Naqada IThe Evidence from Early Egypt: Naqada IIOrder and Chaos Chapter 3The Violence Inherent in the System: Imagery and Royal Ideology in the Period of State FormationViolence in Egyptian Art in the Period of State Formation Violence in Early Dynastic Imagery Continuity and Discontinuity Chapter 4To Live Forever: The Decoration of Royal Mortuary ComplexesThe Old KingdomThe Middle KingdomInterpreting Imagery of Violence from Royal TombsChapter 5Uniter of the Two Lands: Images of Violence in Divine TemplesEgyptian Temples as a Context for ImageryChapter 6The Preservation of Order: Images in the LandscapeThe Early Dynastic PeriodThe Old KingdomReading Rock Carvings of SmitingChapter 7Out and About: Images of Violence on Portable ObjectsImages of Triumph on Portable ObjectsImages of Captivity on Portable ObjectsMovement and MeaningChapter 8Who is Who? Private Monumental Images of WarThe Old KingdomThe First Intermediate PeriodThe Middle KingdomInscriptions and Images in Private TombsInterpreting Private Images of WarChapter 9Violence, Power, IdeologyBibliographyIndex
Series Title: Routledge Studies in Egyptology


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