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The Resource Egypt, Joyce Tyldesley

Egypt, Joyce Tyldesley

Label
Egypt
Title
Egypt
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Tyldesley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Insiders -- a visually groundbreaking, state-of-the-art nonfiction series that outshines Eyewitness and Discoveries. This stunning new series offers an inside look into twelve riveting subjects, beginning with Dinosaurs, Egypt, Oceans, and Space. Expertly written, each book will feature an arresting design, complete with dynamic, multi-layered CGI and 3-D model imagery that is complemented by fascinating, up-to-date information presented in a user-friendly format. Get a glimpse inside the chambers of King Tut's tomb, examine each layer of mummification, and see the inner workings of pyramid-building. Egypt covers every facet of ancient Egyptian civilization!
Member of
Summary
Provides an overview of ancient Egyptian civilization, including information on tombs, mummification, and pyramid building
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253208
Cataloging source
DLC
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Tyldesley, Joyce A
Dewey number
932
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT61
LC item number
.T83 2007
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660
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 4
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True
Series statement
Insiders
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  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Egypt, Joyce Tyldesley
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0713/2007061729-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Long history: Gift of the Nile -- Timeline of Ancient Egypt -- Ancient Egyptian social pyramid --Unearthing ancient Egypt -- Role of religion: Egyptian gods -- Divine rule of the pharaohs -- Building the pyramids -- Making of a mummy -- Journey to the afterlife -- Life in Ancient Egypt: Working the land -- Boats on the Nile -- Egyptian household -- Singing, dancing, adn making music -- Pictures of he past: Ancient arts -- Craft and artifacts -- Expanding the empire: Egypt's army -- Pyramids and other tombs: Step pyramid of Saqqara -- Great pyramid at Giza -- Valley of the kings -- tomb of Tutankhamen -- Temples adn towns: Temple complex of Karnak -- Tomb-worker's village of Deir el-Medina -- city of the heretic king: Amarna -- Fortress of Zawiyet umm el-Rakham -- Great temple of Abu Simbel -- Kings of Ancient Egypt -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocm85485257
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9781416938583
Lccn
2007061729
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)85485257
Label
Egypt, Joyce Tyldesley
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0713/2007061729-d.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Long history: Gift of the Nile -- Timeline of Ancient Egypt -- Ancient Egyptian social pyramid --Unearthing ancient Egypt -- Role of religion: Egyptian gods -- Divine rule of the pharaohs -- Building the pyramids -- Making of a mummy -- Journey to the afterlife -- Life in Ancient Egypt: Working the land -- Boats on the Nile -- Egyptian household -- Singing, dancing, adn making music -- Pictures of he past: Ancient arts -- Craft and artifacts -- Expanding the empire: Egypt's army -- Pyramids and other tombs: Step pyramid of Saqqara -- Great pyramid at Giza -- Valley of the kings -- tomb of Tutankhamen -- Temples adn towns: Temple complex of Karnak -- Tomb-worker's village of Deir el-Medina -- city of the heretic king: Amarna -- Fortress of Zawiyet umm el-Rakham -- Great temple of Abu Simbel -- Kings of Ancient Egypt -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocm85485257
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9781416938583
Lccn
2007061729
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)85485257

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