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- Oxbow Books 2014; US$ 38.00
The fourteenth Current Research in Egyptology conference, held at the University of Cambridge in March 2013 brought together speakers and attendees from six continents and hosted more than 50 presentations covering multiple aspects of Egyptology and its related fields. The aim of the conference was to cross cultural and disciplinary boundaries. The... more...
- Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 164.99
The first systematic treatment of the role of land transport within the economic life of Roman Egypt, an everyday economic activity at the centre of the economy not only of Egypt but the Roman world. - ;The papyri of Egypt offer a rich and complex picture of this important Roman province and provide an unparalleled insight into how a Roman province... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2013; US$ 8.99
Egypt, The Valley of the Kings, 1905: An American robber baron peers through the hole he has cut in an ancient tomb wall and discovers the richest trove of golden treasure ever seen in Egypt. At the start of the twentieth century, Theodore Davis was the most famous archaeologist in the world; his career turned tomb-robbing and treasure-hunting into... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 54.95
Scholars in Egyptology have often debated the following question: was the ancient Egyptian society organized along patrilineal or matrilineal lines? In taking a fresh and innovative look at the ancient Egyptian family, Allen attempts to solve this long-standing puzzle. Allen argues that the matrilineal nature of the ancient Egyptian family and social... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 48.95
The province of Egypt provides unique archaeological and documentary evidence for the study of the Roman army. In this fascinating social history Richard Alston examines the economic, cultural, social and legal aspects of a military career, illuminating the life and role of the individual soldier in the army. Soldier and Society in Roman Eygpt provides... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 54.95
For those wishing to study the Roman city in Egypt, the archaeological record is poorer than that of many other provinces. Yet the large number of surviving texts allows us to reconstruct the social lives of Egyptians to an extent undreamt of elsewhere. We are not, therefore, limited to a history of the public faces of cities, their inscriptions, and... more...
- Harrassowitz Verlag 2014; US$ 45.42
An einem unbesiedelten Ort in Mittelägypten gründete im 14. Jahrhundert v.Chr. König Echnaton seine dem Gott Aton geweihte Residenzstadt, das heutige Amarna. Während der vergleichsweise kurzen Regierungszeit Echnatons wurden in der östlich der Stadt liegenden Felsformation etwa 50 monumentale Gräber für die ?Gelobten? des Königs angelegt. Diese Felsgräber... more...