A new series of handy pocket guides for explorers of Egypt’s rich past and exciting present, packed with information and brilliantly illustrated with color photographs, maps, plans, and 3-D drawingsall in just 48 pages.
The necropolises on the west bank of the Nile at Luxor contain some of the world’s most stunning funerary art, and this small guide describes the best of it: the great royal tombs of the Valley of the Kings, the beautiful tomb of Nefertari in the Valley of the Queens, and the fascinating depictions of daily life in the Tombs of the Nobles.
|Publisher:||American University in Cairo Press, The|
|Product dimensions:||4.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.10(d)|
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Table of ContentsChronological table Western Thebes The Mortuary Ritual
THE VALLEY OF THE KINGS Ramesses IX Tutankhamun Ramesses III Ramesses I Sethos I Ramesses VI The Book of the Earth Amenophis II Tuthmosis III
THE VALLEY OF THE QUEENS Nefertari Khaemwaset Amun-her-khepshef
THE TOMBS OF THE NOBLES Nakht Menna Ramose Sennefer
DEIR AL-MEDINA Sennedjem Inherkhau