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Ancient Egypt as it was

Charlotte Booth

Ancient Egypt as it was

exploring the city of Thebes in 1200 BC

by Charlotte Booth

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Published by Lyons Press in Guilford, CT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization,
  • Description and travel,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 157) and index.

    StatementCharlotte Booth
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT73.T3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25095159M
    ISBN 100762770589
    ISBN 109780762770588
    LC Control Number2011282668
    OCLC/WorldCa666237666

    The Egyptian Book of the Dead E. A. Wallis Budge, translator []. The best known Ancient Egyptian sacred text, which describes the journey into the afterlife. The Egyptian Heaven and Hell by E. A. Wallis Budge [] A journey through the night side of the Ancient Egyptian cosmos. Vol. I: The Book of the Am-Tuat Vol II: The Book of Gates.   Addeddate Foldoutcount 0 Identifier All_About_History_Book_of_Ancient_Egypt Identifier-ark ark://t2r53ht5d Ocr ABBYY FineReader

      Known in ancient Egypt as “The Chapters of Going Forth by Day,” Lepsius dubbed it the Book of the Dead. Its chapters are a thrilling insight into beliefs about the trials, joys, and fears. The ancient Egyptians lived in a remarkable culture that created some of the world's most beautiful art and architecture. It was a land where Pharaoh was the monarch of the entire world, the living emodiment on Earth of the god Horus, son of Osiris, ruler of the underworld. It was a culture that relied on the rising and falling of the Nile, but resided next to the Great Sahara, one of the.

    Explore Ancient Egypt with these engaging books for kids. This list is sorted by fiction and non-fiction. Fiction – Picture Books. The Little Hippo by Geraldine Elschner. This children’s book inspired by Egyptian art tells the story of the bond between the Egyptians and . Q: Queen Hatshepsup X: Xois Z: Zaraby Was the only queen pharaoh. She also married her stepson. So that he didn´t have to rule at such a young age. M: Mummy It was a city in acient egypt. It was also the center of the worship for the God Amun-Re. But was swampy. Is a name for a.


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