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Temples, Tombs & Hieroglyphs: A Popular History of Ancient Egypt

By: Mertz, Barbara

Price: $9.99

Publisher: New York, Harper:

Our Product Number: 608518

ISBN: 0061252778

Condition: Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 2007. Second Edition


324 pages. World-renowned Egyptologist Barbara Mertz explores the reality behind the bestselling fiction she writes (as Elizabeth Peters) and casts a dazzling light on a remarkable civilization. Afascinating chronicle of an extraordinary people--from the first Stone Age settlements through the reign of Cleopatra and the Roman invasions-- Temples, Tombs, and Hieroglyphs brings ancient Egypt to life as never before. Lavishly illustrated with pictures, maps, and photographs... View more info

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The Nile and Egyptian Civilization

By: Moret, Alexandre

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Mineola, N.Y., Dover Publications:

Our Product Number: 607583

ISBN: 0486420094

Condition: Very Good. Trade Paperback. 2001. First Edition Thus


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The Complete Valley of the Kings: Tombs and Treasures of Egypt's Greatest Pharohs

By: Reeves, Nicholas; Wilkinson, Richard H.

Price: $26.95

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson:

Our Product Number: 608718

ISBN: 0500050805

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1996


224 pages. Here is the definitive account of the Valley of the Kings, visited by millions of tourists and famous throughout the world as the burial place of the great New Kingdom pharaohs.Some eighty tombs were dug in the valley at the height of Egyptian power more than 3,000 years ago, their chambers stocked with incredible treasures and decorated with magnificent wall paintings. It was here, in 1922, that Howard Carter stumbled upon the virtually intact tomb of the boy... View more info