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Ancient Egypt

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Full-color photos. From the splendor of the pharaoh's court to the everyday life of ordinary people, the great civilization of the Nile valley is revealed in page after page of dramatic photos of the objects they left behind: human and animal mummies, reed brushes, children's pull-toys, and more. "Stunning."-- School Library Journal.  
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9780756637651
9780789457844
067980742
9780756606466
9780789464330
9780679907428
9781465420480
9780756606527
9781465420909
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Full title ancient egypt
Author hart george
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-23 23:18:59PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-24 01:03:18AM

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display_description New Look! Relaunched with new jackets and 8 pages of new text! A detailed look at life in Egypt - from the pharaoh and his courtiers, through the mystical rites of the priests, to the world of the workers in the fields. Featuring stunning items from the tomb of Tutankhamun and jewelry from the royal palaces, Eyewitness Ancient Egypt shows how Egyptian palaces, Eyewitness Ancient Egypt shows how Egyptian nobles lived. Find out how they prepared for the afterlife and what food, clothes, weapons, and even toys ordinary people enjoyed. See the mummies of priests and kings, fruit that is more than 3,000 years old, the treasures of the pharaohs and the weapons of an Egyptian soldier. Learn why even cats and dogs were mummified, why the pharaohs were buried with boats and statues, why brave Egyptian soldiers had medals in the shape of flies and how the doctors of Egypt healed the sick. Discover what was inside the Great Pyramid at Giza, how Tutankhamun's tomb was found, what games Egyptian children played, what went on in the temples of Ancient Egypt and how hieroglyphics were deciphered. And much, much more!
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subject_facet Egypt -- Antiquities -- Juvenile literature, Egypt -- Civilization -- To 332 B.C. -- Juvenile literature
title_display Ancient Egypt
title_full Ancient Egypt / written by George Hart, Ancient Egypt / written by George Hart ; photographs by Peter Hayman
title_short Ancient Egypt
topic_facet Antiquities, Civilization