Gods and Myths of Ancient Egypt

Gods and Myths of Ancient Egypt

by Robert A. Armour

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789774167485
Publisher: American University in Cairo Press, The
Publication date: 05/01/2016
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 577,566
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Robert Armour is professor emeritus of English at Virginia Commonwealth University. During 1981–82 he was Fulbright Professor at the universities of al-Azhar and ‘Ain Shams in Cairo. He has written or edited six books.

Table of Contents

Preface
Chapter 1 Mythological Stories
Chapter 2 The Great Ennead of Heliopolis
Chapter 3 The Adventures of Ra
Chapter 4 The Adventures of Osiris and Isis
Chapter 5 Horus
Chapter 6 Horus' Battle with Seth
Chapter 7 Hathor
Chapter 8 The Triad of Memphis
Chapter 9 The Triad of Thebes
Chapter 10 Thoth and Maat
Chapter 11 Anubis
Chapter 12 Three Fertility Gods
Chapter 13 Postscript
Glossary
The Gods at a Glance
Brief Chronology
Ancient Egyptian Calendar
Experiencing Mythology
Further Resources: Museums
Further Resources: Books
Index

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