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The dictionary of ancient Egypt

by Shaw, Ian

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Published by Harry N. Abrams in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Egypt
    • Subjects:
    • Egypt -- Civilization -- To 332 B.C. -- Dictionaries.,
    • Egypt -- Civilization -- 332 B.C.-638 A.D. -- Dictionaries.,
    • Egypt -- Antiquities -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIan Shaw and Paul Nicholson.
      GenreDictionaries.
      ContributionsNicholson, Paul T.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT58 .S55 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination328 p. :
      Number of Pages328
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3574380M
      ISBN 100810990962
      LC Control Number2002110517

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The lively essays and beautiful illustrations portray the emergence and development of the distinctive civilization of the ancient Egyptians covering the period from. For more than a decade, Ian Shaw and Paul Nicholson’s Dictionary of Ancient Egypt has been the most informative and useful dictionary of ancient Egypt available, one that Library Journal called “a preeminent source” and “the essential choice.” Now fully revised and updated, this new edition covers the most important discoveries and scholarship in the field since Released on: Novem   crownAncient Egyptian Pharaohs wore a crown or a head-cloth.

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The first single-volume reference of its kind, The Dictionary of Ancient Egypt vividly combines the historical, religious, creative, artistic, military, and personal details of this venerable civilization on the Nile.\" \"Covered in this easy-to-use dictionary is a wealth of information from the Predynastic period around B.C.

to the fall.Addeddate Foldoutcount 0 Identifier All_About_History_Book_of_Ancient_Egypt Identifier-ark ark://t2r53ht5d Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ancient Egypt had many deities called 'Horus' for example, but for the entry 'Horus' they're all kinda smashed together into one general being.

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