Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt

Book - 2008
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A photo essay on ancient Egypt and the people who lived there, documented through the mummies, pottery, weapons, and other objects they left behind. Describes their society, religion, obsession with the afterlife, and methods of mummification.
Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 2008.
Edition: Revised edition
ISBN: 9780756637651
0756637651
Branch Call Number: J 932.01 Har 2008 3701wo 1
J 932.01 Har 2008 3701wd 1
Characteristics: 72 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), col. maps + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).
Additional Contributors: Hayman, Peter
Alternative Title: Eyewitness ancient Egypt

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gjjgoossen
Jun 28, 2017

Great pictures of actual items from the ancient Egyptian times.

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WildNightElf
Jun 09, 2015

I love how this book displayed the amazing detail that the Egyptians used when making their tools and jewelry. They were extremely creative.

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lz_0
Jan 07, 2015

VERY AWAZING BOOOOKKKKKK

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WildNightElf
Jun 09, 2015

WildNightElf thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

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WildNightElf
Jun 09, 2015

This book is one of the easiest ways to learn about the Egyptian Culture. It has detailed pictures and information on everything from the types of healing herbs to the different kinds of jewelry that the Gods, Kings, and Queens wore and so so much more. It even shares beliefs and rituals that are still practiced to this day. This book is such a fun one to read and is a perfect way to gain some powerful knowledge.

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WildNightElf
Jun 09, 2015

_"Only the Gods, Kings, and Queens could wear the ankh, the Egyptian symbol of life. It indicates that the holder has the power to give life or take it away."_Ancient Egypt_George Hart

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