Georgetown Peabody Library

Ancient Egypt, Geraldine Harris

Summary
Maps, charts, illustrations, and text explore the history and culture of ancient Egypt
Table Of Contents
Egypt, gift of the Nile -- Land of gold -- Two kingdoms -- Power of Pharaoh -- Rulers of Egypt -- Gods of Egypt -- Scribes and writing -- Burial customs -- Everyday life -- Egypt before the pharaohs -- First pyramid builders -- Old kingdom -- Middle kingdom -- New kingdom -- Near east -- Eyptian army -- Egypt divided -- Last Egyptian rulers -- Greek and Roman rule -- Women of Egypt -- Boats on the Nile -- Lower Nubia -- Nubia - sites -- Southern upper Egypt -- Southern upper Egypt - sites -- Great city of Thebes -- Thebes - East bank sites -- Thebes - West bank sites -- Treasures of Tutankhamon -- Northern upper Egypt -- Northern upper Egypt - sites -- Middle Egypt -- Middle Egypt - sites 1 -- Middle Egypt - sites 2 -- Memphis -- Memphis - sites 1 -- Memphis - sites 2 -- Pyramid building -- Delta -- Delta - sites -- Glossary -- Further reading/web sites -- Gazetteer -- Index
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Edition
Third edition
Physical Description
96 pages, color illustrations, color maps, 31 cm.
Isbn
9780816068234

Library Locations

  • Georgetown Peabody Library

    2 Maple Street, Georgetown, MA, 01833, US
    Borrow