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Author Ikram, Salima.

Title Ancient Egypt : an introduction / Salima Ikram.

Published New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  932 IKRA    DUE 30-10-20
Physical description xxiii, 330 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. The black and the red: geography and environment -- 2. Travellers, thieves, and scholars: the history of Egyptology and Egyptomania -- 3. Recreating Ancient Egypt: sources and methodologies -- 4. Shadows in the sand: Egypt's past -- 5. Maintaining Egypt: religion -- 6. Kings and commoners: Egyptian society and government -- 7. Town and country life -- 8. . From sunrise to sunset: daily life of the Ancient Egyptians -- 9. The living and the dead: mummies, tombs, and mortuary.
Subject Egypt -- Civilization -- To 332 B.C.
Egypt -- Social life and customs -- To 332 B.C.
ISBN 9780521859073 (hardback)
9780521675987 (paperback)