History of Egypt : From the Earliest Times to the Persian Conquest

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781931313605
  • Publisher: Simon Publications, LLC
  • Publication date: 12/28/1937
  • Edition description: REPRINT
  • Pages: 432
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.96 (d)

Table of Contents

Book 1 Introduction
Chapter I. The Land 3
Chapter II. Preliminary Survey, Chronology and Documentary Sources 13
Chapter III. Earliest Egypt 25
Book 2 The Old Kingdom
Chapter IV. Early Religion 53
Chapter V. The Old Kingdom: Government and Society, Industry and Art 74
Chapter VI. The Pyramid Builders 111
Chapter VII. The Sixth Dynasty: The Decline of the Old Kingdom 131
Book 3 The Middle Kingdom: The Feudal Age
Chapter VIII. The Decline of the North and the Rise of Thebes 147
Chapter IX. The Middle Kingdom, the Feudal Age: State, Society and Religion 157
Chapter X. The Twelfth Dynasty 177
Book 4 The Hyksos: the Rise of the Empire
Chapter XI. The Fall of the Middle Kingdom: The Hyksos 211
Chapter XII. The Expulsion of the Hyksos and the Triumph of Theres 223
Book 5 The Empire: First Period
Chapter XIII. The New State: Society and Religion 233
Chapter XIV. The Consolidation of the Kingdom: The Rise of the Empire 253
Chapter XV. The Feud of the Thutmosids and the Reign of Hatshepsut 266
Chapter XVI. The Consolidation of the Empire: Thutmose III 284
Chapter XVII. The Empire 322
Chapter XVIII. The Religious Revolution of Ikhnaton 355
Chapter XIX. The Fall of Ikhnaton and the Dissolution of the Empire 379
Book 6 The Empire: Second Period
Chapter XX. The Triumph of Amon and the Reorganization of the Empire 399
Chapter XXI. The Wars of Ramses II 423
Chapter XXII. The Empire of Ramses II 442
Chapter XXIII. The Final Decline of the Empire: Merneptah and Ramses III 464
Book 7 The Decadence
Chapter XXIV. The Fall of the Empire 505
Chapter XXV. Priests and Mercenaries: The Supremacy of the Libyans 522
Chapter XXVI. The Ethiopian Supremacy and the Triumph of Assyria 537
Book 8 The Restoration and the end
Chapter XXVII. The Restoration 565
Chapter XXVIII. The Final Struggles: Babylon and Persia 582
Chronological Table of Kings 597
Index 603
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    Posted August 31, 2013

    Dont bother.

    I wish these old books were better scanned. They say they wwnt to preserve them, but they are useless. Thatvis not preservation.

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