Ancient People and Places Series Egyptians / Edition 3

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"The best single account of ancient Egyptian history and culture that is available".--"Antiquity". 140 illustrations, 12 in color.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780500280362
  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson
  • Publication date: 9/28/1998
  • Edition description: REVISED
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 6.29 (w) x 9.52 (h) x 0.66 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface 8
Introduction 9
1 The loss and recovery of pagan Egypt 13
2 The ancient places 27
3 The natural resources 56
4 The settlement of Egypt 65
5 Predynastic Egypt 72
6 The Archaic Period 81
7 The Pyramid Age of the Old Kingdom I 92
8 The Pyramid Age of the Old Kingdom II 109
9 The First Intermediate Period 122
10 The Middle Kingdom 129
11 The Second Intermediate Period 142
12 The New Kingdom 148
13 The Third Intermediate and Late Periods 175
14 Egyptian social groups 184
Epilogue 213
Chronology and List of Kings of Egypt 215
Select Bibliography 218
List of Illustrations 220
Index 222
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