Gods, Rites, Rituals And Religion Of Ancient Egypt

Author: Lucia Gahlin
Homepage_9781846811319

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  • : $29.95(AUD)
  • : 9781846811319
  • : Anness Publishing
  • : Anness Publishing
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  • : July 2017
  • : 29.20 cmmm X 22.90 cmmm X 1.90 cmmm
  • : 29.95
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  • : Lucia Gahlin
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  • : Paperback
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  • : en
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  • : 256
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Barcode 9781846811319
9781846811319

Description

Egypt's cultural heritage is vast, and the story of this ancient civilization has captured our imagination. This fully illustrated book provides a treasure chest of found objects, archaeological sites, hieroglyphic inscriptions and beautiful tomb art from ancient Egypt. It introduces the gods and goddesses of Egypt, describes their characters and identifying features, the myths surrounding them, and their role in the creation of society. Quotations from books, hymns, prayers and hieroglyphic paintings give an authentic picture of culture and society, and maps, chronologies and artworks supplement the photographs in this masterly history.