Ancient Egypt

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American Univ in Cairo Press, 2006 - History - 296 pages
The full range of the history and archaeology of ancient Egypt is presented in this lavishly illustrated book. Also available in French, German, Italian, and Spanish
 

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Contents

Preface
7
Geography
19
A Brief History of Ancient Egypt
29
Egyptian Art
37
Sculpture Reliefs Paintings
43
Gods the Hereaf ter the Cult of the Dead
54
The Egyptian Museum
70
The Pyramids of Giza
81
Pyramid of Chephren
93
Memphis and Heliopolis
99
Pyramid of Unas
109
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115
Rockcut tomb of 1rukaptah known
121
The Bent Pyramid at Dahshur
127
Glossary
284
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FARID ATIYA is a writer, photographer and publisher. He is the author of many books on the Red Sea, Sinai, and the monuments of Egypt.

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