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The Resource Egypt-omania : our three thousand year obsession with the land of the Pharaohs, Bob Brier ; [introduction by Zahi Hawass]

Egypt-omania : our three thousand year obsession with the land of the Pharaohs, Bob Brier ; [introduction by Zahi Hawass]

Label
Egypt-omania : our three thousand year obsession with the land of the Pharaohs
Title
Egypt-omania
Title remainder
our three thousand year obsession with the land of the Pharaohs
Statement of responsibility
Bob Brier ; [introduction by Zahi Hawass]
Title variation
Egyptomania
Creator
Contributor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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10231596
Cataloging source
JAI
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Brier, Bob
Dewey number
932
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DT61
LC item number
.B749 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Hawass, Zahi A.
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True
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  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
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our three thousand year obsession with the land of the Pharaohs
Label
Egypt-omania : our three thousand year obsession with the land of the Pharaohs, Bob Brier ; [introduction by Zahi Hawass]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Portion of statement of responsibility from jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Birth of a collection -- Rome and the birth of Egyptomania -- Napoleon on the Nile -- How an obelisk and a canal conquered France -- The amazing voyage of Cleopatra's needle -- Egypt for sale: Victorian Egyptomania -- New York gets its obelisk -- The mummies sing songs of the Nile -- Tutankhamen, Superstar -- The Mummy goes to the movies -- The future of Egyptomania
Control code
996742
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 229 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781137278609
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781137278609
  • (OCoLC)861977867
Label
Egypt-omania : our three thousand year obsession with the land of the Pharaohs, Bob Brier ; [introduction by Zahi Hawass]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Portion of statement of responsibility from jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Birth of a collection -- Rome and the birth of Egyptomania -- Napoleon on the Nile -- How an obelisk and a canal conquered France -- The amazing voyage of Cleopatra's needle -- Egypt for sale: Victorian Egyptomania -- New York gets its obelisk -- The mummies sing songs of the Nile -- Tutankhamen, Superstar -- The Mummy goes to the movies -- The future of Egyptomania
Control code
996742
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 229 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781137278609
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781137278609
  • (OCoLC)861977867

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