Protecting Pharaoh S Treasures

Author: Wafaa El Saddik
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9774168259
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Growing up in Egypt's Nile Delta, Wafaa El Saddik was fascinated by the magnificent pharaonic monuments from an early age, and as a student she dreamed of conducting excavations herself and working in the Egyptian Museum in Cairo.

The Empire Of Darkness

Author: Christian Jacq
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 141659132X
Size: 21.51 MB
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And so she decides to re-ignite the flame of Egyptian resistance. All by herself. Combining historical fact with a vivid imagination, Christian Jacq tells the enthralling true story of this Ancient Egyptian warrior-heroine.

Rescued Treasures Of Egypt

Author: Max Pol Fouchet
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill
ISBN:
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In the Middle Kingdom there was a new advance : the frontier was fixed at the
Second Cataract. The Egyptians developed 'an aggressive colonial policy' in
Nubia. This assertion by the American Egyptologist John A. Wilson1, is
corroborated by many documents, in particular by two stelae of Sesostris III (-
1887-1850), erected at Semna. The Pharaoh does not hide his intentions with
regard to the 'Nehsiu', the black peoples of the south. On the first stela, it is stated
that the frontier in the ...

Inside The Tomb Of Tutankhamun

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Salariya Publishers
ISBN: 9781904642947
Size: 56.66 MB
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The Pharaoh - Valley of the Kings - The mummy - Burial chambers - Amulets - Tomb robbers - Hieroglyphs - Pyramids - Sarcophagus - Akhtaten.

Tutankhamun

Author: Zahi A. Hawass
Publisher: National Geographic Soc Childrens books
ISBN: 9780792283546
Size: 24.39 MB
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Presents the life and accomplishments of Tutankhamen using the art and artifacts obtained as a result of the discovery of his tomb in 1922.

Death And Burial In Ancient Egypt

Author: Salima Ikram
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
ISBN:
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This well-illustrated book explores all aspects of death in ancient Egypt, including beliefs of the afterlife, mummification, the protection of the body, tombs and their construction and decoration, funerary goods, and the funeral itself.

The Economist

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If you've ever wondered at the pyramids or the treasures ofTutankhamen... if you
are curious about how Egypt's influence lives on today... or if youd like to know
more about the mysterious hows and whys of mummies, scarabs, hieroglyphs,
obelisks, sphinxes, and the people who created ... And you'll be able to walk
through the Egyptian collection of a museum and tell not only when a statue was
carved, but also how the details of its carving reveal which pharaoh is being
portrayed.

Minerva

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Dr Zahi Hawass, who oversees many of the Egyptian archaeological sites said
that 'never before have [sic] such a number of mummies been found in a single
site in Egypt'. ... My own feelings, 1 am afraid, were of mild disgust. ... He certainly
did this in Egypt. And the last rulers of independent Egypt - the Ptolemies, a
Greek family of pharaohs, of whom Cleopatra VII was the most famous, went on
building in the Egyptian style right to the end. Many of the temples best known to
tourists in ...