Egyptian archaeology / Egyptology

    Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead

    By P. F. O''Rourke

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    The Book of the Dead of Sobekmose, in the collection of the Brooklyn Museum, New York, is one of the most important surviving examples of the ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead genre. This title offers an English translation of a single, extensive, major text that can speak to us...

    Egyptomania

    By Ronald H. Fritze

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    In Egyptomania Ronald H. Fritze takes us on a historical journey to unearth the Egypt of the imagination, a land of weird gods, murky magic, secret knowledge, marvellous pyramids, enigmatic sphinxes, monumental obelisks, immense wealth and mystifying mummies.

    Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt

    By Aidan Mark Dodson

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    The only book to cover all tombs belonging to Pharaohs of Egypt

    Writings from Ancient Egypt

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    'Man perishes; his corpse turns to dust; all his relatives pass away. But writings make him remembered' In ancient Egypt, words had magical power. Inscribed on tombs and temple walls, coffins and statues, or inked onto papyri, hieroglyphs give us a unique insight into the life of the Egyptian mind....

    Sunken Cities: Egypt's Lost Worlds

    By Franck Goddio

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    Beneath the waters of Abukir Bay, lie the submerged remains of the ancient Egyptian cities Canopus and Thonis-Heracleion, which sank over 1,000 years ago but were brought to the surface by in the 1990s. These ancient artefacts are to be exhibited in Britain in 2016. This book tells the story...

    Sunken cities: Egypt\'s lost worlds

    By Franck Goddio

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    Paperback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Beneath the waters of Abukir Bay, lie the submerged remains of the ancient Egyptian cities Canopus and Thonis-Heracleion, which sank over 1,000 years ago but were brought to the surface by in the 1990s. These ancient artefacts are to be exhibited in Britain in 2016. This book tells the story...

    Cleopatra's Needles

    By Bob Brier

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    In the half-century between 1831 and 1881 three massive obelisks left Egypt for new lands. Prior to these journeys, the last large obelisk moved was the Vatican obelisk in 1586 - one of the great engineering achievements of the Renaissance. Roman emperors moved more than a dozen, but left no...

    Egyptian Religion

    By Wallace Budge

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    Written by the late keeper of Egyptian and Assyrian antiquities in the British Museum Ra - Sun God - Almighty, Immortal and Invisible. Osiris - God of Resurrection Isis and Horus Creation, Judgement and Resurrection concepts

    The Unknown Tutankhamun

    By Marianne Eaton-Krauss

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    The reign of Tutankhamun was of major significance in the history of ancient Egypt. Following Howard Carter's discovery of the king's tomb in 1922, the story of the boy who became Pharaoh, died young and was buried in splendor at the height of Egyptian civilization captivated generations. But there exists...

    Visualizing the Afterlife in the Tombs of Graeco-Roman Egypt

    By Marjorie Susan Venit

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    This book explores the visual narratives of a group of decorated tombs from Ptolemaic and Roman Egypt c.300 BCE-250 CE.

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